Latest Ehud Olmert Stories

2011-03-17 08:05:00

NEW YORK, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Earlier this year Al Jazeera released the "Palestine Papers" -- nearly 1,700 files of documents authored by Palestinian negotiators and advisors, memorializing a decade of Israeli/Palestinian peace talks.

2009-09-23 12:08:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC welcomed President Barack Obama's call today for immediate negotiations toward a comprehensive settlement in the Middle East based upon Israeli and Palestinian states living side by side in peace and security.

2009-06-30 15:04:00

NEW YORK, June 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC has released a hard-hitting 5 minute film dealing with the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.

2008-09-28 15:00:02

Outgoing Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert says security forces are investigating what he calls a new underground of extremist Jewish settlers.

2008-09-22 00:00:12

World News IN BRIEF *JERUSALEM The Israeli Prime Minister, Ehud Olmert, handed his resignation to President Shimon Peres but he could stay in office for weeks or months until a new government is formed.

2008-09-21 15:00:01

Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert submitted his resignation Sunday, opening the door for Foreign Minister Tzipi Livini to take over the office.

2008-09-21 09:00:12

Text of report by London-based independent newspaper Al-Quds al- Arabi website on 19 September [Editorial: "Livni is not Thatcher"] The victory of Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni in the contest for the leadership of the ruling Kadima Party the day before yesterday [17 September] came as no surprise.

2008-09-21 09:00:12

Israel Prime Minister Ehud Olmert announced his resignation to his cabinet Sunday, and prepared to submit an official letter to President Shimon Peres.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.