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    • yosefa yarden
    • 14.05.12 | 16:44 (IDT)

    The outcome of secret ballots was poignantly captured by Shimon Peres when, after being projected a certain winner in the presidential vote against Moshe Katsav, Peres was stunned to have lost. Asked whether the voters (parliament members) lied to the pollsters, Peres responded, "No, they lied at the ballot box."

    from the article: Knesset plenum set to choose Israel's new State Comptroller
    First published 00:30 14.05.12 | Last updated 00:30 14.05.12
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