Tzipi Livni and Kadima party aim to take the helm of Israel

Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Israelis are heading to the polls today in an election that only a few weeks ago seemed a decisive win for former Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Now, it's too close to call, but Israel’s Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni of the Kadima party looks like the likely winner. For more on what Livni's win could mean, we turn to Ethan Bronner, Jerusalem bureau chief for our partner the New York Times.

For more of the New York Times coverage of the vote in Israel, read Isabel Kershner's article, Israelis Vote in Volatile Contest for New Leader in today's paper.

Guests:

Ethan Bronner

Hosted by:

Katherine Lanpher and Todd Zwillich

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