(FILES) This file photo taken on March 18, 2015 shows Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) and his son Yair visiting the Wailing Wall in Jerusalem. The Israeli premier's son has been caught on tape seemingly drunk outside a strip club talking about a key natural gas deal, leading to political fallout on January 9, 2018. On the recording, which was aired by Israel's Channel 2 television late on January 8 and is said to be from 2015, the 26-year-old can be heard speaking with the son of Kobi Maimon, a stakeholder in the company that owns a share in Israel's offshore Tamar gas field. / AFP PHOTO / THOMAS COEXTHOMAS COEX/AFP/Getty Images

Israeli television broadcast a 2015 recording in which Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s son is heard bantering with a son of a shareholder in a gas company that won offshore drilling rights from the government and asking him for money to pay a stripper.
Yair Netanyahu was recorded while cruising between strip clubs in downtown Tel Aviv in a government-supplied armored car with one of the sons of Isramco Negev 2 LP shareholder Jackob Maimon, according to Hadashot TV news. Along with them was another friend, a secret-service agent and a driver.
Amid raunchy jokes about a night of drinking at the adult clubs, the younger Netanyahu can be heard complaining that the friend won’t lend him money to pay a dancer even though his father benefited from the lucrative gas business with the government . “Bro, my dad arranged a $20 billion deal and you can’t spot me 400 shekels” ($116)? Yair …
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