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  Sivan 24, 5777 , 18/06/17

Today: Parole board to assess early release for Olmert

Former PM Ehud Olmert is to appear today before the parole board, which will determine whether to accept his request to shorten his sentence by a third.

The meeting will take place despite the fact that a criminal investigation is now underway against Olmert on suspicions that he leaked classified information while writing his autobiographical book.

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