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Olmert cancels a visit to Switzerland fearing of arrest over Gaza war
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Gaza, ALRAY - Ex- Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert canceled Thursday a visit to Switzerland for fear of being arrested on charges of the war launched against Gaza Strip in 2008.

Ynet newspaper reported that the Swiss authorities informed the Israeli Ministry of Justice that Olmert will be questioned on arrival to the country, so that the visit is canceled .

lawsuits are filed against Olmert over the war he waged against Gaza strip in 2008-2009 when he was a prime minister. About one thousand Palestinians killed and some thousands injured in the Israeli operation against Gaza that called the " Cast Lead".