Court Lets Olmert off the Political HookA Jerusalem court lets Ehud Olmert off the political hook and gives him a light sentence that does not block his return to politics.
Olmert Tries to Escape TurpitudeFormer PM Ehud Olmert attempts to escape a moral turpitude ruling by announcing he will give up the benefits given to a former premier.
Olmert Being Considered for Olympic HeadFormer PM Ehud Olmert is being considered to head the Israel Olympic Committee
Olmert Charges Dropped, ‘Too Little, Too Late’More charges against former PM Olmert are dropped. Advisor: the damage was already done.
Olmert: Netanyahu 'Irresponsible' on IranFormer prime minister: "No reason to get uptight" over Iran; blames government for causing panic.
‘Everyone Lost in Olmert’s Trial’The Olmert trial left everyone a loser, from Olmert to the prosecution, to the court system itself, says Attorney Yoram Sheftel.
Olmert: I'm Not Returning to PoliticsFormer prime minister blames IDF commanders for outbreak of Second Lebanon War.
Olmert Acquittals Put Scare in Holyland Bribe CaseGovernment prosecutors are running scared after the court acquitted Olmert on two severe indictments. The Holyland charges may be dropped.
Olmert's Attorney: Lessons Must be LearnedEli Zohar, Olmert's attorney: The verdicts show that lessons need to be learned on how to handle charging political officials.
Olmert Guilty on One of Three IndictmentsThe Jerusalem District Court found Olmert guilty on charges of breach of trust but acquitted him on double-billing and receiving cash.
D-Day for Olmert: Guilty or Innocent?Olmert’s battle against corruption charges ends on Tuesday, when he may become the first-ever Prime Minister convicted of criminal charges.
Olmert Suggests 'Jerusalem was Never United'Education Minister Saar slams former PM Olmert for saying in a newspaper interview that Israel will have to make concessions in Jerusalem.
Olmert’s ‘Bitter Mistake’ on JerusalemOlmert “lost his faith in Jerusalem” says Mayor Nir Barkat.
Hamas to Olmert: Talk to Us for Fewer PrisonersHamas reportedly offered former PM Ehud Olmert to release fewer prisoners for Gilad Shalit in exchange for strategic dialogue.
Report: Olmert Secretly Spoke with MashaalHamas leader Khaled Mashaal conducted secret communications with former PM Ehud Olmert, offered Shalit for a few terrorists.
Olmert: U.S. Should Lead Attack on IranFormer PM Olmert says any military action against Iran should be led by the U.S., hints he doesn't trust Netanyahu and Barak.
Israel Takes On J StreetA senior Israeli diplomat told a silent J Street audience Monday that unlike Americans, Israelis face life and death decisions every day.
Will Olmert Drop J Street?MK Otniel Schneller has called on former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert to distance himself from the left-wing J Street group.
Olmert to Address JStreet ConferenceFormer Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert is scheduled to give the keynote address at the annual JStreet conference, on March 26.
Co-Founder: Break Up Kadima and Start AgainAvigdor Yitzchaki says Tzipi Livni should not be around.
Olmert: Israel Declared War on the Entire WorldFormer Prime Minister Ehud Olmert criticizes the current Israeli government: "Why is Israel declaring war on the Western world?"
Anti-Israel Demonstration During Olmert LectureAbout 100 people demonstrate during a lecture by former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert at a synagogue in Germany.
Rice Reveals: Olmert Offered Abbas 94%Former U.S. Secretary of State's new memoir sheds light on the groundbreaking offer made by former PM Olmert to PA Chairman Abbas.
Peretz: Shalit Deal Was in the Works in 2006Former Defense Minister Amir Peretz claims: Egypt brokered a deal for his release two weeks after the kidnapping.
Olmert Throws Aide Under a BusFormer prime minister Ehud Olmert put his double-billing indictment in the 'Rishon Tours Affair' on an aide's shoulders; claimed ignorance.
Barak Seeks to Ban Olmert's BookThe war of words between former prime ministers Olmert and Barak is heating up. Barak is seeking to prevent the publication of Olmert’s book.
"US Agreed to Take Refugees"Former PM reveals that he made an agreement by which the US would take in PA refugees.
Olmert-Barak Spat over MemoirFormer PM Olmert and Defense Minister Barak trade public accusations over Olmert's autobiography.
Police Say: Indict OlmertIsrael Police says it will recommend that former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert be indicted for alleged bribery in the Holyland apartments scandal.
Olmert Grilled for 8 HoursFormer Prime Minister was questioned in the offices of the National Unit for Fraud Investigations in Lod.
Olmert Faces New IndictmentOlmert is in more trouble. He may be tried for aiding political cronies to help his own position. Holyland bribe charges on horizon.
'Olmert Got NIS 1M from Zaken'Shula Zaken was released to house arrest. She is suspected of funneling cash to her boss and taking hundreds of thousands of shekels for herself.
Shula Zaken Returns, is ArrestedFormer Prime Minister Olmert's Bureau Chief Zaken arrives in Israel and is immediately arrested in connection to the Holyland scandal.
Police Ready to Arrest OlmertThe noose appears to be tightening around former PM Olmert’s neck. Police will be at the airport to arrest him when he returns, sources tell TIME.
Olmert Changes Tone on IranOlmert told an Australian newspaper three months ago Obama made a mistake by talking with Iran but told Israelis Sunday Israel should not attack.
Olmert Plan: Expand GazaFormer Prime Minister Ehud Gaza recommended expanding Gaza, offered to give to PA area around Yatir Forest, area around Beit She'an and more.
Olmert Cites Obama’s MistakesObama made the wrong moves in pushing for a building freeze and in being too soft on Iran, Ehud Olmert said. On Abbas: No sense in negotiating
Olmert Slams GoldstoneFormer PM Olmert speaks about Goldstone Report for the first time, says West must ignore “self-righteous” critics and continue war on terror.
Students Pay Olmert $50,000Arkansas students pay up to $15,000 a year for tuition fees. The school paid Olmert $50,000 to speak to them while protesters demonstrated outside.
MKs: Olmert Testimony a DisgraceFormer PM Ehud Olmert angered MKs and former Gaza Jews by blaming those made homeless in the 'Disengagement' for their own plight.
Olmert Blames Expulsion VictimsFormer PM Ehud Olmert tells committee that Disengagement was “the right thing, at the right time,” blames rabbis for failures.
MKs Wash Hands of Olmert TrialCharges against Olmert reflect corruption within the governmental system, but politicians said he is a citizen and “it is none of our business.”
More Olmert Charges DismissedAG Menachem Mazuz announced Monday that former PM Olmert would not be charged with taking a bribe.
Police Call to Indict OlmertPolice have recommended that former PM Olmert be indicted for appointing political allies.
Case Closed against OlmertMazuz has closed the case against Olmert, who was suspected of bribery in purchasing a Jerusalem home. Three other indictments still await him.
Olmert: Obama Making Big MistakeOlmert wrote in the Washington Post that Obama’s demand for a Yesha building freeze is a mistake. “Why did the PA reject peace offers?” he asks.
First 'Rishon Tours' IndictmentOlmert foreign-relations coordinator Rachel Raz-Risbi faces charges in the “Rishon Tours affair.”
Talansky to be Cross-ExaminedMorris Talansky will once again take the witness stand in the second round of an investigation of his giving cash to former Prime Minister Olmert.
Noam Shalit Blames OlmertNoam Shalit, father of kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit, accused Olmert of neglect and personal recriminations in his attempts to free his son.