Naftali Bennett Profile

cropped photo of Naftali Bennett, smiling

Israel’s 13th and current Prime Minister, Naftali Bennett, has been in politics since 2006. By profession, he is a software and tech entrepreneur. After four elections in only two years, and with Israel getting stuck in an agonizing stalemate, Bennett seemed unable to reach the power of Israeli politics. He failed to … Read more

Shimon Peres – Profile

Shimon Peres was one of the longest-serving and most distinguished politicians in Israel, having been active in politics for more than half a century. Peres was the first person in Israel to have served both as Prime Minister (1984 – 1986 and 1995 – 1996) and President (2007 – 2014). He represented … Read more

Menachem Begin Profile

Menachem Begin speaking in public, with microphones in front

Menachem Begin was the sixth Prime Minister of Israel (from 1977 to 1983). He was also the recipient of the 1979 Nobel Peace Prize, which he shared with the President of Egypt, Anwar Sadat, for their achievement of signing a peace treaty between Israel and Egypt in 1979. Early life, education and … Read more

Benjamin Netanyahu Profile

benjamin netanyahu

Benjamin Netanyahu is the former Prime Minister of Israel. He is currently the Leader of the Opposition in Israel’s 36th government and chairman of the right-wing Likud party. He served in office twice, from 1996 to 1999 and from 2009 to 2021, making him the longest-serving Prime Minister of Israel. He is … Read more