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  Iyar 18, 5773 , 28/04/13

Ehud Olmert Booed in New York

Former prime minister Ehud Olmert was greeted by boos from a members of the audience at a Jerusalem Post gathering in New York on Sunday.

Reporter Eliran Aharon says the members of the audience were protesting Olmert's speech in support of a Palestinian Authority state next to Israel. Olmert responded by saying that he was connected to reality and that Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu was saying now what he (Olmert) said when he was prime minister.

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