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Binyamin Ben-Eliezer

Israel Sets June Date To Elect President Shimon Peres’ Successor

By Batsheva Sobelman, Los Angeles Times JERUSALEM — Israel’s presidential election will be held June 10, Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein announced Monday, putting an end to uncertainty about the future of the important though largely ceremonial position. Candidates have just over a week to qualify by securing the signatures of 10 lawmakers backing their candidacy, […]

May 19, 2014