Guatemala works with Jewish community to teach about Holocaust

Guatemala works with Jewish community to teach about Holocaust

Guatemalan government partners with the local Jewish community to launch an educational project to study the Holocaust.JTA, 3/16/2017, 3:23 PM
Israeli tourist drowns in Guatemala

Israeli tourist drowns in Guatemala

A 60-year-old Israeli tourist was killed when her raft capsized on the Cahabon river in Guatemala.Yoel Domb, 1/10/2017, 1:06 PM
Israel thanks Guatemala for role in creation of the Jewish state

Israel thanks Guatemala for role in creation of the Jewish state

Knesset Speaker thanks Guatemala for its critical role in helping establish as the Central American nation's president wrapped up a visit.JTA, 12/1/2016, 5:40 AM
No evidence of crimes by Lev Tahor sect

No evidence of crimes by Lev Tahor sect

A delegation of Israeli officials visited the Lev Tahor community in Guatemala amid allegations of abuse and child marriages.Nitzan Keidar, 9/27/2016, 4:08 PM
Jewish sect in Guatemala

Jewish sect in Guatemala

Lev Tahor relocates within Guatemala after saying it was harassed by local authorities.JTA, 9/27/2016, 2:58 AM
Guatemalan authorities raid 'Lev Tahor' sect

Guatemalan authorities raid 'Lev Tahor' sect

Police in Guatemala raid compound of extreme sect 'Lev Tahor' after suspicions of child abuse; sect had left Canada for similar reasons.JTA, 9/15/2016, 7:14 AM
Guatemalan protesters use anti-Semitic language

Guatemalan protesters use anti-Semitic language

Demonstrators in Guatemala use anti-Semitic language to protest major power company owned by an Israeli group.JTA, 5/18/2016, 3:27 AM
Lev Tahor Cult Searches for New Home in Guatemala

Lev Tahor Cult Searches for New Home in Guatemala

Controversial cult was expelled from a Guatemalan village, but members say they want to stay in Central American state.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/7/2014, 11:43 AM
Jews Leave Guatemalan Village Claiming Threats

Jews Leave Guatemalan Village Claiming Threats

230 Jews, reportedly from the Lev Tahor cult, start leaving village; locals claim they 'wanted to impose their religion.'AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2014, 8:12 AM
Persecuted Guatemalan Jews from Lev Tahor

Persecuted Guatemalan Jews from Lev Tahor

After media hubbub over Nazi-like threats against Jews, local leader says Spanish news omitted that group is Jewish cult.Tova Dvorin and Ari Yashar, 6/8/2014, 8:31 AM
Small Guatemalan Town - Taking After Nazis?

Small Guatemalan Town - Taking After Nazis?

Mayor of Guatemalan town has made 'Jew registry,' ordered two Jewish families to leave. 'Their customs aren't like ours,' he insists.Tova Dvorin, 5/28/2014, 4:00 PM
Anti-Zionist Canadian Cult Flees For Guatemala

Anti-Zionist Canadian Cult Flees For Guatemala

Lev Tahor cult members try to flee on day of court verdict over abuses, held in Trinidad by authorities.Dalit Halevi, Ari Yashar, 3/6/2014, 9:27 PM
Flour Thrown in Face of 1st Female Guatemalan VP

Flour Thrown in Face of 1st Female Guatemalan VP

Attack by 2 women on Roxana Baldetti after state of the nation speech in protest over crimes against women.Ari Yashar, 1/15/2014, 2:54 PM
Netanyahu: Deal Should Dismantle Nuclear Program

Netanyahu: Deal Should Dismantle Nuclear Program

PM Netanyahu tells visiting Guatemalan President that Iran's nuclear program is the greatest threat to the Middle East.Elad Benari, 12/10/2013, 5:42 AM
Guatemala Recognizes 'Free, Sovereign Palestine'

Guatemala Recognizes 'Free, Sovereign Palestine'

Guatemala has recognized “Palestine” as a sovereign state, claiming such a move will help foster peace in the Middle East. Arutz Sheva staff, 4/10/2013, 9:06 PM
No Israelis Among Dead in Guatemala Earthquake

No Israelis Among Dead in Guatemala Earthquake

At least 48 people are dead, more than a hundred others are missing, and even more wounded in a 7.4-magnitude earthquake in Guatemala.Chana Ya'ar, 11/8/2012, 8:34 AM