Avraham Michaeli

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Avraham Michaeli
Date of birth (1957-03-29) 29 March 1957 (age 57)
Place of birth Kulashi, Soviet Union
Year of aliyah 1970
Knessets 17, 18, 19
Faction represented in Knesset
2006– Shas

Avraham Michaeli (Hebrew: אברהם מיכאלי‎, born 29 March 1957) is an Israeli politician and member of the Knesset for Shas.


Born in Kulashi in the Soviet Union (today in Georgia), Michaeli made aliyah to Israel on 29 June 1971.[1] He studied law at Bar-Ilan University, gaining an LLB in 1984.[1] In 2006 he was placed twelfth on the Shas list for the Knesset elections that year,[2] and became a Knesset member after the party won 12 seats. He retained his seat in the 2009 elections, having been placed eleventh on the Shas list. He was re-elected for a third term in 2013 after again being placed eleventh on the party's list.[3]

Michaeli currently lives in Or Yehuda.


  1. ^ a b Avraham Michaeli: Particulars Knesset website
  2. ^ Shas Knesset website
  3. ^ Shas Central Elections Commission (Hebrew)

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