Benjamin Netanyahu Net Worth
Benjamin Netanyahu net worth: Benjamin Netanyahu is an Israeli politician who has a net worth of $11 million dollars. Born in Tel Aviv, Israel on October 21, 1949, Benjamin Netanyahu assumed office as 9th Prime Minister of Israel on March 31, 2009. He was preceded by Ehud Olmert and was working under President Shimon Peres as well as President elect Reuven Rivlin. He is a member of the Likud political party and is currently married to Sara Ben-Artzi with three children. He attended the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and practices Secular Judaism. He served in the Israeli Defense Forces between 1967 and 1973 and ranked as Captain in the Sayeret Matkal unit. He fought in the War of Attrition as well as the Yom Kippur War. He served as Minister of Science and Technology, Minister of Housing and Construction, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Minister of Finance, Minister of Economic Strategy, Minister of Pensioner Affairs, Minister of Health, Minister of Foreign Affairs (for a second time from 2012 until present), and Minister of Public Diplomacy and Diaspora Affairs the Israeli government throughout his career. He is known for opposing the Oslo accords and referring to US backed peace talks a "waste of time." He delivered the Bar-Ilan Speech on June 14, 2009 regarding the Middle East peace process. He made a demand for demilitarizing the entire state and called for Jerusalem as undivided territory. Netanyahu's proposed conditions were rejected by the Palestinian National Authority while Iranian officials referred to the Bar-Ilan Speech as "bad news." The Czech government supported his efforts. Netanyahu is the current Chairman of the Likud political party and is a member of the Knesset.