Benjamin Netanyahu is an Israeli politician member of the parliament, the Knesset and Chairman of the Likud party.
Netanyahu, Born in 1949 has served as Prime Minister of Israel several times. Born in Tel Aviv to secular Jewish parents he was the first prime minister born in Israel after the establishment of the state.
Thousands of Israelis have taken to the streets to protest a law that denies men access to surrogate mothers. Demonstrators were especially angry with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who had once promised his support.
After visiting Israel and meeting with PM Netanyahu, Indonesian cleric Yahya Cholil Staquf has received criticism at home. In a DW interview, he said that a "reinterpretation" of Islam is necessary for peace.