Santiago working with MDA to train municipal personnel

Magen David Adom assists in developing the first responders system in Santiago.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2019, 2:55 PM

'We didn't agree to Palestinian accompaniment on Temple Mount'

Chilean embassy in Israel clarifies President's visit to Temple Mount in which PA officials were present.Nitsan Keidar, 6/27/2019, 2:37 AM

Netanyahu to Chilean President: We can achieve a lot together

Prime Minister hosts Chilean President, signs bilateral agreements.Nitsan Keidar, 6/27/2019, 1:05 AM

Israel rebukes Chile over president's visit to Temple Mount

Israel orders Chile's ambassador in for dressing down after Chilean president visits Temple Mount with Palestinian Authority leader.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 6/26/2019, 1:02 PM

Israeli hiker dies amidst snowstorm in Chile

A 33-year old Israeli tourist meets his death in treacherous weather conditions on a hike near a volcano in Chile.Sara Rubenstein, 5/17/2019, 12:25 PM

Wrong body sent to funeral

Funeral for victim of Chile boating accident postponed after body found to belong to the other victim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2019, 5:59 PM

Chile: 11 Israelis still hospitalized

Situation of 2 very difficult, 1 seriously injured, rest in moderate condition. Some will soon be flown to Israel for further treatment.Mordechai Sones, 2/26/2019, 10:40 PM

2 Israelis killed in accident in Chile

2 Israeli tourists in their 60s and 70s injured as boat capsizes in a river in southern Chile. 4 other Israelis seriously injured.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/24/2019, 9:35 AM

Online hate fueling surge in anti-Semitic incidents in Argentina

Number of anti-Semitic incidents in Argentina rose by 14% in 2017, fueled largely by online acts of hate.JTA, 9/7/2018, 7:45 AM

Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra targeted by BDS in South America

BDS calls on music lovers to boycott Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra's concerts in South America.Ben Ariel, 8/29/2018, 5:15 AM

Planes in South America forced to land over bomb threats

Four passenger planes make emergency landings in Chile, Peru and Argentina over bomb threats. No injuries reported.Ben Ariel, 8/17/2018, 1:38 AM

Quo Vadis, Palestinians?

A must read: The non-Middle Eastern country where Palestinian Arabs have integrated totally, finding prosperity and the good life. Ron Jontof-Hutter, 3/14/2018, 7:47 PM

Chilean presidential candidate: Israel ‘a threat to world peace’

Candidate from leftist party which has accused Israel of genocide vows to 'review' Chile's relations with 'Zionist entity.'JTA, 11/14/2017, 3:23 PM

Chilean diplomat who saved more than 1,200 Jews honored

Yad Vashem honors diplomat who saved 1,200 Jews in early 1940s by issuing them Chilean passports as a Righteous Gentile.JTA, 10/22/2017, 5:05 PM

Chilean president meets Jewish officials over anti-hate law

Move comes after local Palestinian Federation threatens Chile's Jews.JTA, 7/30/2017, 5:20 PM

Bolivia’s leader calls Chile the ‘Israel of South America’

Bolivian President accuses Israel of imposing 'physical and mental' walls, slams US President for Mexico wall.JTA, 6/24/2017, 8:55 PM

Palestinians in Chile threaten Jewish community leaders

Palestinian Federation of Chile clashes with local Jewish leaders over their support for preventing BDS activists from entering Israel.JTA, 4/19/2017, 7:55 PM

Israel denies entry to boycott activist

Strategic Affairs Ministry denies entry to executive director of the Palestinian Federation of Chile.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/10/2017, 8:40 PM

Fed up Israeli passenger removed from Colombia flight

Israeli gets booted from Colombia plane after 'threatening' to detonate a bomb.JTA, 2/25/2017, 11:47 PM

Chilean official blasts 'Israelite' tourists for 'bad culture'

National Forestry Corporation director says Israeli tourists will be targeted for expulsion over 'cultural bad behavior'.JTA, 2/16/2017, 3:29 PM

Fires engulf Chile's forests

Chile's government uses planes to put out escalating forest fires, 2/2/2017, 11:27 AM

Chilean neo-Nazis attack Jewish gay youth with razor

Young Jewish, homosexual activist wearing shirt with Israeli flag attacked at a park in Chile by three men carrying neo-Nazi symbols.JTA, 1/15/2017, 6:01 PM

Israeli technology saves lives in Chile earthquake

Israeli technology used to save lives after 7.7 magnitude earthquake strikes Chile.JTA, 12/28/2016, 7:13 PM

Israel boycotted in Chilean event gathering diplomats’ wives

Wife of Israeli ambassador to Chile excluded from an event for diplomats' wives because the event was held at an Arab venue.JTA, 11/21/2016, 12:15 AM

Chile urged to nix visit by Iranian official

Simon Wiesenthal Center calls on president of Chile to cancel a planned visit by Iran's foreign minister scheduled for late this week.JTA, 8/25/2016, 2:43 AM

Israeli dead in Chile; circumstances unclear

Foreign Ministry is in touch with family and embassy in Santiago is seeing to returning 22-year-old's body to Israel.Cynthia Blank, 12/27/2015, 12:05 PM

Chile Earthquake Triggers Tsunami Warning

Earthquake measuring 8.0 on the Richter scale strikes the center of Chile. No injuries reported but wide tsunami alert issued.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2015, 4:36 AM

'Israel has Lost the Media to the World'

Deputy Minister admits Israel losing the media war, but insists: 'it is our duty to build, just like in Washington, Paris, London.'Tova Dvorin, Ornit Atzar, 10/27/2014, 5:08 PM

Chile: Eight Injured in Subway Explosion

Explosion at a subway station in Santiago, Chile, injures eight in what government calls "an act of terrorism".Ben Ariel, 9/9/2014, 12:13 AM

Chile: Protesters Call to Cut Ties with Israel

Thousands march in Chile's capital, urging president to break off diplomatic relations with Israel.Elad Benari and AFP, 8/3/2014, 5:16 AM

Israel: Envoy Recalls 'Encouraging Hamas'

Five separate Latin American countries recall ambassadors to Israel over war in Gaza; Israel 'deeply disappointed' over move.AFP, 7/30/2014, 6:48 PM

Chile Recalls Israeli Ambassador Over Gaza

Chile recalls its ambassador to Israel for questioning, says it is "disappointed" over Israel's operation in Gaza.Elad Benari, 7/30/2014, 1:13 AM

Watch: Powerful Earthquake Hits Chile

Officer workers scatter as 8.2-magnitude quake strikes; at least six killed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2014, 10:21 PM

Chilean Art School Teaching Nazi Ideology

Anti-Defamation League urges Chilean gov't to condemn 'glorification of Nazism' at newly-opened school. Institution's founder unrepentant.Ari Soffer, 3/30/2014, 10:10 AM

Chile: Israeli Tourist Dies in Hiking Tragedy

22 year-old Lieutenant Noam Rubinstein died after breaking her ankle during a hike in northern Chile.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/11/2014, 11:40 PM

ADL Urges FIFA Action Over Chilean Team's Jersey

ADL urges FIFA to hold the Chilean El Palestino Club soccer team accountable for its shirt which presents Israel as "Palestinian territory".Elad Benari, 1/10/2014, 3:42 AM

Chile: Palestinian Soccer Jersey Angers Jews

Palestino soccer club in Chile's new shirt presents Israel as "Palestinian territory". Local Jews outraged.Elad Benari, 1/8/2014, 4:13 AM

Israeli Suspect in Chile Fire Won't be Prosecuted

Chile will not prosecute Rotem Singer, an Israeli hiker suspected of igniting a massive forest fire last month in a national forest.Chana Ya'ar, 2/8/2012, 11:31 PM

Israeli Arrested in Chile: I Didn't Start the Fire

Rotem Singer, the Israeli who was arrested in Chile for causing a forest fire: I was falsely accused.Elad Benari, 1/2/2012, 6:16 AM

Israeli Arrested for Starting Chile Forest Fire

23-year-old Israeli arrested on suspicion of negligently causing a huge forest fire in Chile.Elad Benari, 1/1/2012, 4:34 AM

Israel 'Regrets' Chile PA Boost

The State of Israel is expressing its “regret” over the Chilean government’s decision to recognize the Palestinian Authority as a new country.Chana Ya'ar, 1/9/2011, 8:50 AM

Israel Invites Chilean Miners

The Tourism Ministry has invited the 33 Chilean miners, who survived underground for 68 days, to visit Israel to give thanks for their rescue.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/19/2010, 11:37 AM

Chilean MPs Give Thanks at Kotel

Members of Chile's parliament gave thanks at the Western Wall for the rescue of 33 trapped miners last week.Maayana Miskin, 10/17/2010, 10:15 PM

'A Zenith of the Human Race'

Hilik Magnus, head of a world-famous Israeli company that rescues Israelis lost abroad, saluted the rescuers of Chile’s 33 trapped miners.Hillel Fendel, 10/14/2010, 1:33 PM

Young Israelis Missing in Chile

Two young Israelis are missing in Chile; Israeli team begins search.Maayana Miskin, 5/30/2010, 10:55 PM

No Israeli Dead in Chile Quake

No Israelis are listed among the victims of an 8.8-magnitude earthquake that hit central Chile on Saturday. At least 20 Israelis are in the area.Hana Levi Julian and Maayana Miskin, 2/28/2010, 1:22 PM