'Peretz shouldn't be allowed to turn Israel into Venezuela'

Former Minister Naftali Bennett fierce attack on Labor-Gesher economic plan: 'Good intentions sometimes lead to disasters.'Mordechai Sones, 8/12/2019, 4:17 PM

Maduro affirms support for 'Palestinian cause'

Venezuelan President meets PA "foreign minister", stresses commitment to Palestinian Arabs.Ben Ariel, 7/22/2019, 6:40 AM

'There is no food, only anti-Semitism,' Venezuelans make aliyah

The Jewish Agency is quietly assisting Jews to leave Venezuela and make aliyah to Israel. 'It's dangerous to walk on the streets.'Sara Rubenstein, 7/18/2019, 8:34 PM

Israeli group distributing relief to Venezuelan refugees

IsraAID NGO distributing relief materials to thousands of refugees fleeing Venezuela in neighboring Colombia.Marcy Oster/JTA, 5/21/2019, 7:04 PM

How Venezuela’s remaining Jews are hanging on amid the crisis

Venezuela’s Jewish community is down to 6,000 members and shrinking from a height of 25,000 members in the 1990s.Ben Sales/JTA, 5/3/2019, 2:49 PM

Jewish journalist attacked by pro-Maduro guerillas in Venezuela

Swedish-Jewish journalist Annika Rothstein beaten and robbed at gunpoint by guerillas loyal to socialist regime in Venezuela.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/24/2019, 5:43 PM

Venezuelan President says rival ‘serves the Zionists’

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro describes opposition leader Juan Guaido as “CIA agent who serves interests of the US and the Zionists”.Ben Ariel, 2/15/2019, 6:40 AM

Venezuelan interim president looks to renew ties with Israel

Juan Guaido, recognized by 50 nations as the rightful President of Venezuela, 'confident' Israel will send humanitarian aid to his country.Marcy Oster/JTA, 2/12/2019, 10:07 PM

Venezuela headed to civil war after Maduro snubs EU?

Venezuela's President rejects EU demand to call early elections, warns his military actively preparing to defend against foreign invaders.i24News, 2/4/2019, 6:47 PM

Maduro threatens to leave White House 'stained with blood'

Venezuela’s embattled president threatens US after Trump doesn't rule out military action in Venezuela.Ben Ariel, 2/4/2019, 3:11 AM

Iranian President supports Venezuela's Maduro

Hassan Rouhani says US intervention in Venezuela’s internal affairs is “very ugly.”Elad Benari, 2/3/2019, 5:48 AM

Venezuelan Jews ‘accept’ Israel’s recognition of opposition head

Rabbi Isaac Cohen’s statement seems to contradict his community’s policy of neutrality in the power struggle.JTA, 2/2/2019, 8:06 PM

Elliott Abrams named special US envoy to Venezuela

After US recognizes Venezuelan opposition leader as new interim president, Trump administration taps Elliot Abrams as envoy to Venezuela.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/28/2019, 8:49 AM

Venezuelan opposition leader thanks Netanyahu

Juan Guaido thanks PM Netanyahu for recognizing him as Venezuela’s interim president on the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.Elad Benari, 1/27/2019, 11:20 PM

Israel recognizes opposition chief as new Venezuelan president

Following President Trump's statement recognizing new Venezuelan interim president, Israel backs 'new leadership' of Juan Guaido.David Rosenberg, 1/27/2019, 7:06 PM

Venezuela backtracks on expulsion of US diplomats

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro permits US diplomats to remain in the country for 30 days, three days after ordering them out.Elad Benari, 1/27/2019, 3:25 AM

Venezuelan President kicks out US diplomats

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro breaks diplomatic relations with the US after Trump recognizes opposition leader as president.Ben Ariel, 1/24/2019, 1:10 AM

Trump calls on Venezuelan president to step down

US president recognizes Juan Guaido as Venezuela's rightful leader after legislature votes to remove Nicolas Maduro from power.Gary Willig, 1/23/2019, 10:37 PM

Russia announces plans to set up military base in Caribbean

Russia wants to deploy strategic aircraft at Venezuelan airbase in Caribbean Sea south-east of United States.Mordechai Sones, 12/18/2018, 8:24 PM

Pompeo slams Russia for sending bombers to Venezuela

Secretary of State calls Russian decision to send two nuclear-capable bombers to Venezuela 'collaboration between two corrupt governments'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2018, 9:09 PM

Venezuelan President survives assassination attempt

Drones carrying explosives detonate near Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro during speech in Caracas. He was not hurt.Ben Ariel, 8/5/2018, 5:02 AM

Abbas: Moving embassies to Jerusalem is against int'l law

PA chairman urges Latin American countries not to follow in Paraguay’s footsteps and move their embassies to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 5/8/2018, 4:05 AM

Trump announces new travel restrictions for 8 countries

President Trump replacing travel ban with a targeted list of restrictions enhancing vetting for nationals from eight countries.Ben Ariel, 9/25/2017, 3:06 AM

Report: Venezuelan leader sought to kill Rubio

Intelligence obtained by the U.S. finds that one of Venezuela’s most powerful leaders may have put out an order to kill Florida Senator.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/14/2017, 2:12 AM

United States sanctions Venezuela's Maduro

U.S. imposes sanctions against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, calls him "dictator" after controversial election.Ben Ariel, 7/31/2017, 11:51 PM

Miguel Cabrera paid protection money to keep mother safe

Baseball legend says he has been forced to pay bribes to supporters of Venezuelan government to keep family safe, had his life threatened.Gary Willig, 7/12/2017, 6:58 PM

Drama in Venezuela's skies

Venezuela police helicopter bombs Supreme Court.Chana Roberts, 6/28/2017, 12:06 PM

Haley: End the discrimination against Israel at UNHCR

US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley tells UNHRC it must start doing its job in real human rights crisis instead of obsessing over Israel.Gary Willig, 6/6/2017, 3:24 PM

Venezuelan society crumbling

Venezuela's economy crashes as crime rates rise.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/26/2017, 12:12 PM

Venezuela expresses desire to re-establish ties with Israel

Venezuelan Foreign Minister expresses desire to re-establish ties with Israel to socialist country's chief rabbi, despite ties to Hezbollah.JTA, 3/23/2017, 6:07 PM

Venezuelan president meets Jewish leaders to build cooperation

President Nicolas Maduro welcomes Jewish leaders at the governmental palace to strengthen cooperation.JTA, 2/24/2017, 5:04 AM

US bars Venezuelan VP accused of anti-Semitism

Trump administration sanctions Venezuelan Vice President Tareck El Aissami.JTA, 2/16/2017, 3:29 AM

Potential terrorists migrate to Venezuela

Corrupt officials in Venezuelan government sell passports to criminals and terrorists.Ben Frager, 2/9/2017, 1:55 PM

New Venezuelan vice president accused of anti-Semitism

Former Venezuelan government minister who has been accused of anti-Semitism and ties to Iran and Hezbollah tapped as vice president.JTA, 1/10/2017, 4:29 AM

Israel denies aliyah to Venezuelan Conservative converts

Nine Venezuelans who converted by Conservative standards denied aliyah as they are not in a Jewish community.JTA and Arutz Sheva, 1/5/2017, 5:31 PM

Venezuelan Jewish umbrella slams anti-Semitic magazine cover

Venezuela's umbrella Jewish organization slams weekly magazine with cover blaming "rabbis" and "Israelites" for an illegal money exchange.JTA, 8/23/2016, 3:25 AM

'Shockingly graphic' anti-Semitic imagery in Venezuelan journal

Popular weekly journal in Venezuela accuses 'citizens of Israelite origin' of currency exchange violations, includes anti-Semitic cover.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2016, 11:40 AM

UN spokesman confirms Venezuelan envoy apologized to Danon

UN spokesman says Venezuela's envoy told senior UN official Edmond Mulet that he is against any form of anti-Semitism.Ben Ariel, 5/13/2016, 4:13 AM

Venezuela's UN envoy apologizes for likening Israel to Nazis

Rafael Ramirez called Israeli Ambassador Danny Danon over the weekend to apologize for his comments, panned as anti-Semitic.JTA, 5/10/2016, 8:50 PM

Venezuela's UN ambassador says Israel pursuing 'final solution'

Venezuelan diplomat accuses Israel of committing 'final solution' against Palestinian ArabsDavid Rosenberg, 5/7/2016, 8:49 PM

Report: Father, son kidnapped on the way to shul

Pair kidnapped outside Chabad House in Venezuela on Saturday morning; two released after ransom paid.Tova Dvorin, 12/20/2015, 10:25 PM

'Remember this next time UN condemns Israel'

Israeli envoy to UN blasts body's 'absurd' decision to elect 'Iran and North Korea ally,' Venezuela, to Human Rights Council.Nitsan Keidar, 10/28/2015, 8:13 PM

Venezuela and Pakistan among countries slated to join UNHRC

UN Watch NGO urges UN member states to take action against election of human rights abusers to the UN Human Rights Council.Arutz Sheva North America, 10/23/2015, 11:48 PM

Venezuelan Envoy: Raising of PA Flag Not a Unilateral Move

Venezuela’s Ambassador to the says raising the PLO flag at the UN is a step towards a resolution of the conflict.Mark Langfan, Arutz Sheva UN Reporter, 9/30/2015, 11:24 PM

Venezuela Delays UN Resolution on Syria

A UN Security Council approval of a draft statement on Syria delayed because of objections from Venezuela.Ben Ariel, 8/13/2015, 4:13 AM

Hamas Accuses PA of Pocketing Venezuelan Aid to Gaza

PA 'backstabs' by selling 1,000 Venezuelan scholarships for cash instead of training doctors, according to official Hamas paper.Dalit Halevy, 7/23/2015, 4:29 PM

New Book Reveals Venezuela-Hezbollah Narcotics Alliance

Spanish reporter details Venezuela's official ties with the Shiite terrorist organization to traffic cocaine and penetrate US-Mexico border.Gedalyah Reback, 4/22/2015, 1:13 AM

ADL Urges Venezuela To Ensure Jewish Community's Safety

Following reports of anti-Semitic graffiti found on a synagogue in Caracas, the ADL condemns the 'troubling' attack.Cynthia Blank, 1/4/2015, 9:28 AM

Venezuelan MP Claims: The Zionists Financed Hitler

In a recent interview, Venezuelan MP Adel Al-Sughayar said that Hitler's main financiers had been the Zionists.Elad Benari, 11/24/2014, 5:44 AM

Venezuela Welcomes Palestinian Students

Venezuela hails arrival of Palestinian Arab students to the country as a sign of its “condemnation of Zionism”.Ben Ariel, 11/7/2014, 5:43 AM

Venezuela Sends Humanitarian Aid to Gaza

Venezuela sends 10 tons of humanitarian aid and medical equipment for Gaza.Ben Ariel, 11/3/2014, 5:13 AM

Latin American Dictators Slam Gaza 'Genocide'

Chavez's successor makes surprise visit to Fidel Castro, is told he's a 'hero' for giving Hamas enclave material support.Ari Yashar, 8/21/2014, 6:57 PM

PA 'Confident' UNHRC Committee Will Find Israel Guilty

PA FM in Venezuela says commission will 'demonstrate Israel committed war crimes, crimes against humanity.'Ari Yashar, 8/12/2014, 10:54 PM

Venezuelan President Expels Three More US Diplomats

Amid rising unrest, President Nicholas Maduro expels American consulate officials - the second group to be expelled in four months.Ari Soffer, 2/17/2014, 11:45 AM

Venezuelan Protest Turns Lethal, Govt. Teeters

Mass demonstration ends in gunfire with at least three dead, President Maduro clamps down on opposition, press.Ari Yashar, 2/14/2014, 10:30 AM

Venezuela Expels US Diplomats

President Nicolas Maduro gives 3 diplomats 48 hours to leave the country: "Yankees out!"Ari Soffer, 10/1/2013, 11:20 AM

Maduro: I'm Not Anti-Semitic; My Grandparents Were Jewish

Venezuela’s president denies accusations that he is anti-Semitic, claims that he is of Jewish descent.Elad Benari, 5/21/2013, 5:46 AM