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Topic - Shelly Yachimovich
Peacemaking with the Palestinians, once the main issue by far in Israeli politics, has been strikingly absent from the campaign for next month's general election.
Israel's leader has ordered new parliamentary elections in early 2013, roughly eight months ahead of schedule.
strategically," opposition leader Shelly Yachimovich of the centrist Labor party said.
She called on Mr. Netanyahu to listen to an Israeli majority in favor of a peace deal and "not to be led by extremists in his government."