Eldad Yaniv joins Labor Party

Eldad Yaniv announced today that he intends to join the Labor party for the upcoming election. Yaniv, a lawyer by training, was a political operative of Ehud Barak while he was the Prime Minister.

Last election, he created and ran under the Eretz Hadasha party , which vowed to fight corruption in politics and investigate crooked politicians. Eretz Hadasha did not receive enough votes to enter the Knesset last election.

Source (Hebrew): http://www.haaretz.co.il/news/elections/1.2512205