Yuli Edelstein

  • yuli edelstein
    יולי אדלשטיין - תמונת פרופיל.jpg
    date of birth (1958-08-05) 5 august 1958 (age 61)
    place of birthchernivtsi, soviet union
    year of aliyah1987
    knessets14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23
    faction represented in knesset
    1996–2003yisrael baaliyah
    2003–2006likud
    2007–likud
    ministerial roles
    1996–1999minister of immigrant absorption
    2009–2013minister of information & diaspora
    other roles
    2013–2020speaker of the knesset

    yuli-yoel edelstein (hebrew: יוּלִי־יוֹאֵל אֵדֶלְשְטֵיין, russian: Ю́лий Ю́рьевич Эдельште́йн, ukrainian: Ю́лій Ю́рійович Едельште́йн, born 5 august 1958) is an israeli politician. one of the most prominent refuseniks in the soviet union, he was speaker of the knesset from 2013 until his resignation on 25 march 2020.

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Yuli Edelstein
יולי אדלשטיין - תמונת פרופיל.jpg
Date of birth (1958-08-05) 5 August 1958 (age 61)
Place of birthChernivtsi, Soviet Union
Year of aliyah1987
Knessets14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23
Faction represented in Knesset
1996–2003Yisrael BaAliyah
2003–2006Likud
2007–Likud
Ministerial roles
1996–1999Minister of Immigrant Absorption
2009–2013Minister of Information & Diaspora
Other roles
2013–2020Speaker of the Knesset

Yuli-Yoel Edelstein (Hebrew: יוּלִי־יוֹאֵל אֵדֶלְשְטֵיין, Russian: Ю́лий Ю́рьевич Эдельште́йн, Ukrainian: Ю́лій Ю́рійович Едельште́йн, born 5 August 1958) is an Israeli politician. One of the most prominent refuseniks in the Soviet Union, he was Speaker of the Knesset from 2013 until his resignation on 25 March 2020.