Benjamin Netanyahu Coverage
GARY PEARCE: When Jesse Helms got religion on Israel
Tuesday, June 29, 2021 -- Conservative evangelical Christians in America haven't always been all-out supporters of Israel. They once were downright hostile. That changed in 1984 when North Carolina Sen. Jesse Helms ran for reelection against Gov. Jim Hunt. Helms's flip-flop on Israel had nothing to do with religion. It was about campaign contributions.
Netanyahu's reign is over for now. He leaves behind a wealthier, more divided Israel and a stalled peace process
He's been dubbed King Bibi, the magician, the great survivor, and has held records as both the youngest and longest-serving prime minister of Israel.
Trump and Israeli PM Netanyahu announce Middle East peace plan
President Donald Trump said it includes a two-state solution for Israelis and Palestinians, calling it "a powerful path forward." Palestinians previously rejected any U.S. plan.