Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert gestures as he speaks to foreign journalists in Jerusalem Thursday, Nov. 25, 2010. Mr. Olmert says he would agree to the U.S. demand that Israel extend its halt to West Bank settlement construction, despite the current leader's hesitation. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner)

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Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert gestures as he speaks to foreign journalists in Jerusalem Thursday, Nov. 25, 2010. Mr. Olmert says he would agree to the U.S. demand that Israel extend its halt to West Bank settlement construction, despite the current leader's hesitation. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner)