In Iowa, half the Republican primary electorate claims to be evangelicals who believe we are soon in the end-times. For the end times to come, all the Jews have to in-gather in Israel to be destroyed in nuclear fire, except those who have jumped up to meet Jesus in midair on the day he returns. So goes the legend that is not based in scripture, just some hash-induced dreams of some "evangelicals."
At least 1,000 Israeli Arabs protest death of Palestinian infant in deadly West Bank arson (Haaretz)
from the article: Romney vows to make Israel first foreign visit if elected