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  1/7/2013, Tevet 25, 5773

66% of Israelis Don't Buy Shas Shared Leadership

66% of Israelis do not believe the declarations by the Shas party that its leadership is shared by Eli Yishai, Aryeh Deri and Ariel Atias, according to a poll conducted by the Panels institute for the Hebrew-language Mako website.

According to the poll, the results of which were published Sunday, 42% of Israelis are convinced that Deri is Shas's true leader and decision-maker. 23% said that Yishai is the true chairman, and only 3% said that Atias is the leader.