Ex-Israeli PM Olmert's parole restrictions lifted

2017-07-05 05:14

Israel's president has lifted parole restrictions imposed on former prime minister Ehud Olmert when he was released from prison.

Former Israeli PM Olmert jailed for 6 years

2014-05-13 09:33

Former Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert has been sentenced to six years' imprisonment for taking bribes, in a corruption case that resulted in the first criminal conviction of a former head of government in Israel.

Israel's Lieberman resists calls to resign

2012-12-14 08:50

Israel's foreign minister has declined to step down after calls for him to do so after he was charged with breach of trust for allegedly compromising an investigation into his business dealings.

Abbas: Olmert was '2 months' from peace

2012-10-15 11:01

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas says he and Ehud Olmert were "two months" away from a peace deal before Olmert had to resign as Israeli prime minister.


Ex-Israeli PM Olmert sentenced to 8 months in prison

2015-05-25 10:04

Former Israeli PM Ehud Olmert has been sentenced to eight months in prison for unlawfully accepting money from a US supporter.

Former Israel PM Olmert convicted of bribery

2014-03-31 11:00

Tel Aviv district court has convicted former prime minister Ehud Olmert in a trial for corruption linked to a major property development in Jerusalem, Israeli media reports say.

Olmert slams Israel on Palestinian UN bid

2012-12-04 09:00

Israel had no reason to oppose Palestine's UN observer state membership, says ex-prime minister Ehud Olmert, who plans to announce whether he will run in the next polls.

Mixed verdict in ex-Israeli PM trial

2012-07-10 15:11

Former Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert has been found guilty of a corruption charge in the first criminal trial, but acquitted on two other counts, in what is seen as a victory for him.

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