Get ready for weeks of political jockeying , the forming of new parties and the breakup of existing parties before the presentation of the final lists on February 4th, ahead of Israel's 4th election inside two years on March 23rd.

The first polls since the fall of the outgoing government show the Likud again emerging as the largest party but still short of a majority with the 2 ultra-Orthodox parties.

KAN's Mark Weiss did the calculations with pollster Jeremy Saltan.