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  2/27/2012, Adar 4, 5772

Professor Yossi Shain Joins Kadima, Supports Livni


Professor Yossi Shain announced, Monday, that is he joining the Kadima party and supporting Tzipi Livni in her bid to retain leadership of the party. In welcoming Professor Shain, Livni said she sees him as a senior partner in the delineation of the party's path and leadership in the future.

Shain, a renowned researcher in government and international relations, is Head of the Diplomacy Program at Tel Aviv University and Professor of International Relations at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., where he founded and headed the Center for Jewish Civilization. He is known worldwide for his books and research breakthroughs, and as a writer and commentator for leading media outlets.