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  Elul 13, 5767 , 27/08/07

Olmert and Lieberman Agree to Change Government System

Prime Minister Ehud Olmert and Strategic Affairs Minister Avigdor Lieberman have agreed to push forward a bill changing Israel’s system of government. The bill will be put forward during the Knesset’s upcoming winter session.

Cabinet Secretary Oved Yehezkel met with Lieberman on Monday to discuss the issue ahead of the cabinet discussion on the topic scheduled for Wednesday. A message issued by the Prime Minister's Office said that Yehezkel would act to garner the coalition parties' support for the bill.

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