Mr. Stone, who previously worked for BuzzFeed and Politics Home, was evidently confused by the fact that Likud and Yisrael Beiteinu ran under a joint Knesset list in the 2013 Israeli elections. However, this was only a temporary electoral and parliamentary alliance consisting of two independent political parties with separate platforms.
The Likud-Yisrael Beiteinu alliance ended in July 2014, and both parties became, once again, separate Knesset factions.
Shortly after this tweet – retweeted by many who aren’t blocked by the British journalist – the Indy revised the passage in question.
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