Archive: 6/10/2014
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  6/10/2014, Sivan 12, 5774

Knesset Begins Presidential Vote

The Knesset began, Tuesday morning, the process for electing a successor for President Shim'on Peres.

The vote is by secret paper ballot. A candidate must get 61 votes to avoid a runoff between the top two candidates.