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    • JW
    • 04.04.06 | 13:12 (IDT)

    As I said last week, this was a very high stakes poker game and it seems that they key players have played their hands well. Olmert chose to pass at just the right moment, Peretz (with less experience at this level) showed his cards a little too soon. But now, the weaker players have left the table and its down to the final few rounds. FM or DM for Peretz? Livni is far from the best candidate for FM but Peretz is even less appropriate, so Livni stays and, after some of the recent debacles, Mofaz moves on. Sounds like a plan to me.

    from the article: Katsav to summon Olmert on Thursday to form government
    First published 00:00 04.04.06 | Last updated 00:00 04.04.06
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