Resources and Articles by Ehud Olmert
Statements regarding the current confrontation with Hizballah:
Address by Prime Minister Ehud Olmert to the Knesset - July 17, 2006
The current conflagration with Hizballah was unsolicited by Israel, and was initiated at a time when hostilities between Israel and Hamas were culminating over the kidnapping of Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit.
In this speech to the Knesset regarding the two-front war with Hizballah in the north and Hamas in the south, Prime Minister Ehud Olmert affirms the determination and resilience of the Israeli people and the Israeli army to withstand and defend itself from the threats inflicted upon it.