Sheli Party (Shelli)

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SHELI PARTY (Shelli)

Israeli political party, founded in 1977 by retired general Matti Peled. Considered to be of the extreme left, the SHELI advocated a peace dialogue with the Palestinians. In the 1977 elections, the group won two seats in the Knesset. The party disbanded before the 1984 elections.

SEE ALSO Peled, Mattityahu ("Matti").

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