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  1/5/2013, Tevet 23, 5773

Shamir Apologizes for Calling Netanyahu 'Zigzagger'

Yair Shamir, number four on the Likud-Beytenu list, apologized for his recent negative remarks against Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, calling the PM a "zigzagger."

"My words were misunderstood. I respect the Prime Minister and I have no doubt that the Likud-Beytenu list, with him at the head, will form the next government," Shamir said.