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Lieberman sworn in as Israel foreign minister

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 11:43

Jerusalem: Right-wing Israeli firebrand Avigdor Lieberman took his oath of office in front of the Israeli parliament today, returning as foreign minister after he quit to fight corruption charges.

The 120-member house confirmed by a vote of 62 to 17 his reappointment, almost a year after he resigned to fight the corruption charges which he was cleared of last week.

AFP

First Published: Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 11:43
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