Israeli FM Lieberman vows to stay in coalition govt
Avigdor Lieberman, whose ultra-nationalist Yisrael Beitenu is a key member of Israel's ruling coalition, on Wednesday said he had no intention of leaving government a day after the Kadima party withdrew.
1 February, 2009 Lieberman May Lead Party to Opposition Secular-oriented Yisrael Beiteinu may end up in opposition despite strong poll standings, while part of Kadima may end up in a Likud-led govít.
10 February, 2009 Divisive Lieberman a big winner in Israel election
(AP) AP - One of the big winners of Israel's election Tuesday is its most divisive politician, an ultranationalist settler who owes his surging political fortunes to Israeli Jews' deepening distrust of the country's Arab minority.