Olmert, candidates at AIPAC parley


Ehud Olmert will join the major U.S. presidential candidates in addressing this year’s AIPAC policy conference.

The Israeli prime minister will attend the American Israel Public Affairs Committee’s June 2-4 conference in person while on an official visit to Washington.

Also slated to speak are U.S. Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz), the presumptive Republican candidate for the presidency; and Sens. Barack Obama (D-Ill.) and Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-N.Y.), who are vying for the Democratic nomination.

Previously announced speakers include the leadership of both parties in both Houses of Congress.

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