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        9/5/2011, Elul 6, 5771

      Olmert Trial to Resume Monday

      The corruption trial of former prime minister Ehud Olmert is scheduled to resume, Monday morning, at the Jerusalem District Court.

      Ra'anan Dinur, former executive director of the Prime Minister's Office and the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Labor, is expected to testify Monday and Tuesday as the defense opens its case, according to Israel Defense Forces Radio. Other witnesses include Olmert's son Shaul, former cabinet secretary Yisrael Maimon, reserves general Doron Almog and Ram Caspi, an attorney for senior officials.