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Wednesday 5 August 2015

Israeli leader officially resigns

Published 21/09/2008 | 07:54

Israel's Prime Minister Ehud Olmert is expected to officially announce his resignation later.

It follows recent investigations into alleged financial wrongdoing.

Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni is taking over the leadership of the ruling Kadima party.

She will become the country's first female prime minister since 1974.

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