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Only Abbas able to make peace: former Israel PM Olmert

Ramallah - Mahmud Abbas is the only Palestinian leader capable of striking a peace deal with Israel, former Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert said in comments broadcast Saturday after the two men met in Paris.

Israeli ex-PM Olmert freed from prison after parole in graft case

Ramla - Israeli ex-prime minister Ehud Olmert was freed from prison on Sunday after being granted parole from a 27-month sentence for corruption scandals that brought down his promising political career.

Ex-Israeli PM Olmert to serve jail time on bribery conviction

Jerusalem - Israel's top court on Tuesday upheld a bribery conviction against former premier Ehud Olmert, which will make him the country's first ex-prime minister to serve jail time.

Israel ex-PM Olmert sentenced to 8 months for corruption

Jerusalem - Former Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert was sentenced to eight months in prison for corruption on Monday, the latest legal blow in a spectacular fall from grace.

Former Israel PM Olmert gets 6 years jail for bribery

Tel Aviv - An Israeli court Tuesday sentenced ex-premier Ehud Olmert to six years in prison for bribery, making him the most senior politician in the country's history to face jail for corruption.

Former Israel PM Olmert convicted of bribery: report

Tel Aviv - Tel Aviv district court on Monday convicted former prime minister Ehud Olmert in a trial for corruption linked to a major property development in Jerusalem, Israeli media reports said.

Israeli media is showing an inclination that the end is near

Haaretz online has published articles anticipating an endgame. With a possible ceasefire on the horizon, and Israel’s leaders divided on the Egyptian truce deal, Haaretz looks at how stopping now would be the right time.

Israeli PM Olmert Steps Down Over Corruption Charges

Ehud Olmert has called for leadership elections in Israel as he vows to fight the corruption charges that have dogged his premiership.

Israeli PM Olmert Continues Losing Support Amidst Corruption Scandal

In the controversy over the scandal that surrounds Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, he continues to lose support. Recently, he had lost the support of Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni.

Barak to Olmert: Step Down As Prime Minister Or Else

Recently, Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak has issued an ultimatum to Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert in regards to the corruption scandal.

Iran Is Still Dangerous According to Olmert

Ehud Olmert, the Prime Minister to Israel has said that Iran’s current nuclear programs remains dangerous to the world. He has called on the international community to prevent Iran from getting atomic weapons.

Will Prime Minister Olmert Be Forced to Resign over Israeli-Lebanon Conflict?

Items leaked from an official report scheduled to be released tomorrow indicate that things don't look good for Olmert. The report is said to be very negative toward Prime Minister Olmert as well as other officials.

Three-way summit overshadowed by dispute

An upcoming summit between Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, Palestinian National Authority (PNA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas and U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice has been overshadowed by a row.

Katsav says he is innocent but Olmert says he should go.

Israel's Prime Minister, Ehud Olmert called on the President to resign.

Criminal Probe of Israel's Olmert Ordered

Israel's state prosecutor has ordered a criminal investigation into Prime Minister Ehud Olmert's role in the 2005 privatization of Israel's second largest bank and it's a criminal investigation!

Olmert to be investigated

Israeli police says that they have incriminating evidence , which suggests that Prime Olmert is involved in bribery, and fraud.

Olmert appears to admit Israel has nuclear weapons

Israel Prime Minister appears to admit that Israel has nuclear weapons.

Iran must face consequences says Bush

Iran has been pursuing it's nuclear program and has shown no signs of stopping. Recently Iran has stated that the time of Israel's destruction will soon come.

Olmert plans to meet with Abbas

Still not willing to release prisoners

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Qatar Emir Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani and Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert
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