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  7/18/2012, Tammuz 28, 5772

Anniversary of Buenos Aires JCC Terrorist Attack


Wednesday July 18th marks the 18th anniversary of the terrorist attack on the AMIA Jewish Community Centre in Buenos Aires, Argentina. 85 people were killed and over 600 injured.
 
On October 25, 2006, prosecutors in Buenos Aires formally charged Hezbollah with the attack and accused the Iranian government of orchestrating the incident. The Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs released a special memorial announcement for the anniversary.