Yitzhak Shamir

Religion and BeliefIsraelYitzhak Shamir
The onetime underground Jewish fighter served four terms as Israeli prime minister in the 1980s and early '90s. His unyielding belief in the right of Jews to all of the biblical land of Israel often exasperated U.S. policymakers. He was 96. Full obituary Notable deaths of 2012 Jim Hollander / EPA