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  2/24/2014, Adar 24, 5774

Hatnua Endorses MK Meir Sheetrit for President

Israel may see yet another presidential candidate in the next elections, Walla! reported Monday: MK Meir Sheetrit (Hatnua). 

"I checked with several officials recently, received a positive response, and so decided to announce my candidacy for the presidential elections," Sheetrit stated at the Hatnua faction meeting Monday afternoon. 

Hatnua Chairman Tzipi Livni welcomed the move.