Ayelet Shaked, 1976-

An electrical engineer, Shaked in June 2021 became the interior minister under Naftali Bennett, her close ally as they have moved from the Jewish Home to the New Right and Yamina. She served in the Knesset from 2013 to 2021 and as the justice minister from 2015 to 2019. She advocates such policies as barring African migrants, curtailing the Supreme Court’s power and blocking a Palestinian state.

Photo: Mark Neyman, Israeli Government Press Office