Israel elections: Security fears top political agenda
16 January 2013 Last updated at 15:08 GMT
Israelis will go to the polls to elect a new government next week.
Benjamin Netanyahu is the overwhelming favourite to be returned as Prime Minister at the head of a right-wing coalition government.
Despite widespread concerns about jobs and the high cost of living, the issue of security dominates the political agenda.
Wyre Davies gauges the mood of the electorate.