He previously held this position from June 1996 to July 1999 and is currently the Chairman of the Likud Party. Netanyahu is Israel’s first (and only until now) prime minister born after the creation of the State of Israel. Breast cancer check your tatas mine tried to kill me shirt. Netanyahu served as Foreign Minister (2002–2003) and Finance Minister (2003– August 2005) in Ariel Sharon’s governments, but he left after disagreements over the Plan of withdrawal from Gaza. He regained Likud’s leadership position on December 20, 2005.  In the 2006 election, Likud had a poor result, winning only twelve seats.  In December 2006, Netanyahu became the official opposition leader in the Knesset and Likud Party Chairman. In August 2007, he continued to hold the position of Likud leader after defeating Moshe Feiglin in the party’s election.