Sheldon Adelson is seen sitting in the background between Sara Netanyahu and Keanu Reeves. Mr. Adelson is currently ranked the 8th richest person in the world by Forbes. He is also the single largest contributor to the Republican Party.
The evening included massive Secret Service and Israeli security arrangements that involved traffic deviations, rooftop snipers and off-shore patrol boats. Mr. Netanyahu and some guests stayed well into the night. According one one source, until around 3:00 AM. Word has it that cigars and scotch were involved.