Three Netanyahu facts:

1. He has been an influential, and controversial, figure in Israeli politics for more than two decades.

2. He was the first Israeli prime minister to be born after the creation of the Jewish state, first taking up the post in 1996.

3. Like so many other Israeli prime ministers, Netanyahu spent several years in the army.

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