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Israeli Defense Minister Announces Resignation From Politics

Defense Minister Ehud Barak announced his intention to quit political life Monday morning in a press conference at the Defense Ministry in Tel Aviv.

Barak thanked the public for its continued support and said he will remain in his position as Minister of Defense until a new government has been formed following the coming Knesset elections in late January.

Source: Jerusalem Post. Read full article. (link)

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