|Date of birth||21 February 1967|
|Place of birth||Soviet Union|
|Year of aliyah||1971|
|Faction represented in Knesset|
Born Svetlana Moiseyevna Chernyak (Russian: Светлана Моисеевна Черняк) in the Soviet Union, Zuaretz emigrated to Israel in 1971. She gained a BA in Social Science studied towards an MA in the New Age Middle East.
She was elected onto the Tzoran-Kadima local council in 2003, serving as the town's deputy mayor until 2006. She also served as a member of the Jewish Agency Directors Forum for Russian-speaking elected representatives.
Prior to the 2009 elections she was placed twenty-eighth on the Kadima list, and entered the Knesset when the party won 28 seats.
Zuaretz lives in Tzoran-Kadima and is married with three children.
- Livni returns to politics with The Tzipi Livni Party Jerusalem Post, 27 November 2012
- Hatnuah Central Elections Committee
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