Professor Asher Cohen, Nir Orbach running in Bayit Yehudi primaries

Professor Asher Cohen, considered to be an influential and moderate figure in the National Religious camp, has decided to compete in the upcoming Bayit Yehudi primaries.

Nir Orbach, the current Director General of the Bayit Yehudi party, announced today that he will also be a candidate in the party’s primaries. Naftali Bennett praised Orbach’s decision to run, saying that he, Bennett, had asked Orbach to join the list of candidates.

Sources (Hebrew): http://www.nrg.co.il/online/1/ART2/662/128.html + NRG Breaking News