Labor leader Shelly Yacimovich met with president Shimon Peres on Sunday morning in her new capacity as leader of the opposition.
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She told the president that she had planned to be the opposition leader after the election and suddenly, within two days, had found herself in a new role due to Kadima's decision to join the government coalition, canceling elections."It's a heavy responsibility," Peres told her, to which Yacimovich replied that in a democracy, it's sometimes more important to be the leader of the opposition than to be the prime minister.
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