Category Archives: Olmert

Netanyahu weary of Obama ‘season II’?

FLC “…The sources believe that Netanyahu’s main reasons for early elections are political, rather than budgetary. Besides the fact that a decision to approve an austerity-filled state budget before elections would mainly hurt the Likud, sources increasingly believe that Olmert … Continue reading

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War Memories I: Unreasonable Objectives, Reckless Strikes

Sara Taha MoughniehIf we don’t want to go very far in history, to the beginning of the 1948 occupation, the transfer of the Palestinians, and the emergence of the Arab-Israeli conflict, the beginning of this millennium could be a good … Continue reading

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Olmert: US Money Toppled Me

Local Editor Former “Israeli” Prime Minister Ehud Olmert accused the “right-wing extremists from the United States of toppling his government with millions and millions of dollars.” In an interview with CNN, Olmert claimed that “the US money aimed to thwart … Continue reading

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Resheq: Report on Mishaal-Olmert contacts sheer lies

[ 03/05/2012 – 12:53 PM ] BEIRUT, (PIC)– Political bureau member of Hamas Ezzet Al-Resheq has described as “sheer lies” the Israeli TV Channel 10 report on Wednesday night that Hamas leader Khaled Mishaal had made contacts with Israeli premier … Continue reading

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Playing with Political Fire

by Brenda Heard / July 12th, 2011 The timing of political manoeuvring often reveals the stark business of domination. Sometimes the timing is flagrant, like the recent commotion in Greece. In the very hours of forbidding the passage of the … Continue reading

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>Wikileaks: Netanyahu to ‘others’: Initiate an attack on Iran & I will join you!

> Via FLC (Haaretz does not ‘allow’ for the publication of the full cables!)  Netanyahu expressed willingness to join Ehud Olmert’s government in 2007 if Israel initiated an attack on Iran, a document from the Israeli WikiLeaks collection has revealed. … Continue reading

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>Refugee rights of little concern to PA, documents reveal

>Report, The Electronic Intifada, 25 January 2011 The Palestine Papers reveals how Palestinian negotiators bartered the rights of refugees. More has been revealed in the Palestine Papers, Al Jazeera’s expose that uncovers internal documents and secret correspondence from the last … Continue reading

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>Bush: Olmert Asked Me to Bomb Suspected Syria Nuclear Plant

> 06/11/2010 Former United States President George W. Bush wrote in his recently published memoirs that he considered ordering a U.S. military strike against a suspected Syrian nuclear facility at Israel’s request in 2007, but ultimately opted against it, Reuters … Continue reading

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>Olmert: US Agreed to Absorb 100,000 Palestinian Refugees If Peace Deal Reached

> 20/09/2010 Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert said that during his tenure as Premier he had reached an agreement with the United States for them to absorb 100,000 Palestinian refugees as American citizens as part of a peace deal, … Continue reading

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Olmert Aides: Barak Responsible for Siege

Olmert Aides: Barak Responsible for Siege 21/06/2010 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday night that the government “has taken the right decision for Israel from a security and political point of view” in significantly easing the siege on Gaza, … Continue reading

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