United Torah Judaism

alliance of Degel HaTorah and Agudat Israel, two small Israeli Haredi political parties, formed in 1992
(Redirected from Yahadut HaTorah HaMeuhedet)

United Torah Judaism (Hebrew Yahadut HaTorah HaMeuhedet, : יהדות התורה המאוחדת) (shortened UTJ) is an Israeli political party.

Its ideology is conservative, and Ashkenazic Haredi (Ultra-Orthodox).

Political leaders are Ya'akov Litzman (Agudat Yisrael) and Moshe Gafni (Degel HaTorah).

Yahadut HaTorah HaMeuhedet was founded in 1992. It is an alliance of two parties: Agudat Yisrael (meaning Union of Israel, belonging to the Hasidism movement) and Degel HaTorah (meaning Banner of the Torah, belonging to the Misnagdim movement).

Number of seats in the 23rd Knesset: 7 (/).

Participating in the Fifth Netanyahu Government.

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