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Former Jerusalem Mayor and Kadima prime minister, resigned as PM in 2009 over corruption allegations
Olmert suggested that the Trump administration follow his lead and do more to reach out to the Palestinians.
Bibi’s claim of exculpation – “The citizens of Israel knew my situation, and they elected me” – is a sorry attempt to avoid resigning or fighting the charges while in office.
Olmert told Cheney that if America decided to go ahead with the bombing, the administration would consider whether it would publicly take responsibility and if Israel acted, the US would remain quiet
Turning to Gaza, Olmert stated that Israel has the full right to resist any infiltration at her borders, especially those recognized by the international community.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Barak criticized a decision by Mandelblit to permit Netanyahu to receive donations to his legal defense from international millionaires.
By GIL HOFFMAN
This follows allegations that Iran tried to harm the former PM while he was abroad.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
"Is it necessary to use the guns the ways they were used?" Olmert asked in the interview with German TV.
By MAARIV ONLINE,JERUSALEM POST STAFF
The hottest topics of the day focused on two capital cities: Jerusalem and Tehran.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Former prime minister blasts his successor Netanyahu for reneging on Western Wall deal.
I heard on the radio news that former prime minister Ehud Olmert, who was released from prison barely 10 months ago, has asked President Reuven Rivlin for a pardon.
By AVRAHAM AVI-HAI
Without Rivlin eliminating his criminal record, Olmert, 72, would need to wait almost another seven years before he would be eligible to run for office.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Olmert was the first Israeli prime minister to serve time in prison and be sentenced to jail.
The former prime minister reflects on the 2007 attack in Syria and hits back at his critics.
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