Mideast Israel Politics

January 18, 2012 - 10:35 AM
FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2011 file photo, head of Israel's parliamentary opposition Tzipi Livni attends a news conference at the Knesset, Israel's parliament, in Jerusalem. Livni on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2012, reluctantly called a party leadership race for March 27, injecting a new element of uncertainty into Israel's already unsettled political scene. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner, File)