Zealous Republican's advice to Netanyahu: Confront U.S. pressure with a fast and a prayer
Republican congressman Louie Gohmert offers Benjamin Netanyahu bizarre advice, and reiterates his personal feelings about the premier being a great leader for Israel – on par with biblical rulers like Kings David and Solomon.
It's no secret that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has ties to some of the more fanatical right-wing politicians in the United States. However, one Republican congressman's speech at a South Carolina Tea Party convention on Sunday offered a glimpse at some of the bonkers advice the Israeli premier gets from zealous...
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