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Olmert, Livni meet, say government must change

Former PM, Opposition chair meet, say 'deterioration' in all aspects of Israeli government mandate change in country's leadership

Itamar Eichner
Published: 10.31.12, 21:20 / Israel News

Former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert and former Opposition Chairwoman Tzipi Livni – both once the heads of the Kadima Party – met Wednesday, against the backdrop of persistent rumors that they may join forces for a political comeback ahead of the nearing elections.

 

The two reportedly agreed that the "serious deterioration" in all aspects of Israeli government mandate a change in the country's leadership.

 

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A joint statement issued following the meeting said that is was "positive" and that the two had agreed to hold similar meetings over the coming days.

 

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Both Olmert and Livni have remained mum regarding the possibility of returning to politics.

 

"This isn't just my decision," Linvi said earlier in the week. "We need a bloc and a joint decision on a premiership candidate. I'm at the point where I need to know it's more than just being heard – it's doing what Israel needs and leading a change."

 

Itamar Eichner is a Ynet and Yedioth Ahronoth correspondent

 

 

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