Yes, the world listens to the word of Newt Gingrich. Intellectual, prophet, political genius. Alternatively, the world ignores the bigoted, politically inept, ignorant and provocative Newt who's knowledge of Middle Eastern history and politics is limited to non-existent.
Russia: U.S. plan to provide air cover for Syrian rebels undermines Damascus fight on ISIS (Reuters)
from the article: The ‘dreaded’ P-word: Palestine