Israeli Labor Party
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The Israeli Labor Party (Hebrew: מִפְלֶגֶת הָעֲבוֹדָה הַיִּשְׂרְאֵלִית, romanized: Mifleget HaAvoda HaYisraelit (help·info)), commonly known as HaAvoda (Hebrew: הָעֲבוֹדָה, lit. 'The Labor'), is a social democratic and Zionist political party in Israel. The party was established in 1968 by a merger of Mapai, Ahdut HaAvoda, and Rafi. Until 1977, all Israeli prime ministers were affiliated with the Labor movement. The current party leader is Merav Michaeli, who was elected in January 2021.
|Secretary General||Eran Hermoni|
|Founded||23 January 1968; 55 years ago (1968-01-23)|
|Youth wing||Israeli Young Labor|
|National affiliation||Alignment (1968–1991)|
One Israel (1999–2001)
Zionist Union (2014–2019)
|European affiliation||Party of European Socialists (observer)|
|International affiliation||Progressive Alliance|
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The Labor Party is associated with supporting the Israeli–Palestinian peace process, pragmatic foreign affairs policies and social-democratic economic policies. The party is a member of the Progressive Alliance and is an observer member of the Party of European Socialists. The party was also a member of the Socialist International until May 2020.