Former Israeli PM Olmert to start prison sentence

Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert will report to the minimum-security Maasiyahu Prison in Ramla on Monday morning. Olmert, convicted on corruption charges, was sentenced to serve 19 months in a correctional facility. He is expected to be eligible for early release if he displays good behavior during his sentence (as is the standard in Israel).



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