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  10/9/2012, Tishrei 23, 5773

Netanyahu to Announce Decision on Early Elections

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Nethanyahu was set to issue a statement on Tuesday after talks with his coalition partners on mounting speculation of a snap election, his office said.

"At the conclusion of consultations with the leaders of the coalition parties, the prime minister will make a brief announcement at 8:00 pm (1800
GMT)," Netanyahu's office said, without elaborating.