Peretz denies rumor that he is quitting campaign

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 28, 2005 10:14

MK Amir Peretz denied on Friday rumors that he was going to resign from his Labor leadership campaign. In an interview with Israel Radio, Peretz said he was on a quest to free the party from the Likud's "bear-hug." He announced that he would oppose the permanent appointment of Ehud Olmert as finance minister in next week's Knesset vote.


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