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Ehud Olmert

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  • Disillusioned Washington and the Middle East

    The Marines -- 250 of them, together with carrier air support and Marine Corps Osprey support craft -- have been dispatched to save the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad, the "biggest in the world," "the size of the Vatican City," with its swimming pools and skating rinks, from the menace of the offensive directed at Baghdad by the forces of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria -- the new Islamic Caliphate sought by the religiously rigorous Sunni counter-crusade.
  • Ex-Israeli leader Ehud Olmert sentenced to 6 years for bribe-taking

    One of Israel’s highest-profile court cases ended Tuesday with a scathing critique of public corruption, harsh jail sentences and a former prime minister sent to prison, effectively ending Ehud Olmert's decades-long political career. Olmert was...

    Praise for Israel's justice system

    Even judged by the standards of Western civilized nations, the fact that an Israeli court sentenced a former prime minister to six years in prison for taking bribes in a real estate scam is impressive. Coupled with the fact that a former Israeli president...

    Former Israeli Prime Minister Olmert convicted in corruption trial

    Former Israeli Prime Minister Olmert convicted in corruption trial
    JERUSALEM -- Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was convicted Monday of accepting bribes in a case called one of the nation’s largest corruption scandals, ending an intense two-year trial and most likely his political career. Tel Aviv...

    If Mao and Chiang Kai-shek could defer core issues, so can Israel and the Palestinians

    Israelis and Palestinians are facing their most difficult negotiation since Menachem Begin flew west to face Egyptian President Anwar Sadat a generation ago at Camp David. If Israel were to end its long occupation, if Palestinians were to unite and...