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JERUSALEM (JTA)—Prime Minister Ehud Olmert’s decision to resign after a new Kadima Party leader is elected in September has opened up the possibility of radical new directions in Israeli policy.
As of now Olmert has four potential successors, since Kadima’s new leader may not be...
August 2, 2008 | 12:56 am
NEW YORK (JTA)—The following is a time line of Prime Minister Ehud Olmert’s political career:
Sept. 30, 1945 Born to Bella and Mordechai Olmert in Binyamina, near Haifa.
November 1963-1971 Begins military service in the Golani Brigade, but hand and feet injuries that predate his...
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May 28, 2008 | 10:31 pmN.Y. Financier Deposed in Olmert Case
Israeli prosecutors deposed American businessman Morris Talansky as part of the corruption probe of Prime Minister Ehud Olmert.
Talansky, who was detained by police during a Passover visit to Israel, appeared at Jerusalem District Court on...