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  Elul 14, 5767 , 28/08/07

Barak: New Elections in 2008

Labor party leader and Defense Minister Ehud Barak said Tuesday that he believes early elections for the Knesset and for Prime Minister of Israel will be held in 2008. Barak currently trails opposition leader Binyamin Netanyahu as the favorite to become Prime Minister.

 

Current Prime Minister Ehud Olmert has served less than two years of a four year term.

 

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