Latin American officials celebrate Jerusalem Day, promise continued friendship

Latin American officials celebrate Jerusalem Day, promise continued friendship

Chairmen of Israel Allies Caucuses in 16 parliaments in Latin America and Europe celebrate Jerusalem Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2020, 10:08 AM
Argentine Jewish chef named top in Latin America by his peers

Argentine Jewish chef named top in Latin America by his peers

Israeli-trained owner of 'Mishiguene' restaurant wins 'Chefs Choice Award' for menu with various Jewish foods.JTA, 10/15/2019, 7:02 PM
Could a quarter of all Latinos have Jewish ancestry?

Could a quarter of all Latinos have Jewish ancestry?

Study shows 23% of tested Latinos likely have Jewish ancestry. 'There are more descendants of Spanish Jews than anyone ever imagined.'David Rosenberg, 12/28/2018, 1:44 PM
Saudi Arabia and Trump’s wisdom of low expectations

Saudi Arabia and Trump’s wisdom of low expectations

Trump’s view is the big picture, which shows that it’s mostly scoundrels out there in the big world, so there isn’t much choice when it comes to finding a partner. Jack Engelhard, 12/6/2018, 9:32 AM
Latin American Jews support two-state solution, new survey shows

Latin American Jews support two-state solution, new survey shows

Latin American Jewish leaders say internal divisions, community leadership are main problems.JTA, 10/10/2018, 9:38 AM
Barkat: 'Israel strengthened relations with Latin America'

Barkat: 'Israel strengthened relations with Latin America'

'I brought the blessings of the people of Israel to the (new) President of Paraguay as he was sworn in,' Jerusalem's mayor said.Jonathan Benedek, 8/16/2018, 5:59 PM
New project aims to study the Latin American Jewish experience

New project aims to study the Latin American Jewish experience

Brandeis University initiative looks to tell oft-overlooked story of Jews of Latin America.Josefin Dolstein, JTA, 6/7/2018, 8:45 PM
Iranian expansion in US backyard continues unhindered

Iranian expansion in US backyard continues unhindered

Will US adopt strategy to counter Iran and Hezbollah base of operations against American interests in Latin America?Mordechai Sones, 5/10/2018, 12:42 PM
Abbas: Moving embassies to Jerusalem is against int'l law

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
Latin America's largest airline starts direct flights to Israel

Latin America's largest airline starts direct flights to Israel

Latam to begin direct flights between Brazil and Israel by year's end.JTA, 4/8/2018, 3:41 PM
SodaStream enters Latin American market through Argentina

SodaStream enters Latin American market through Argentina

Israeli seltzer company will begin operating in Argentina as a first step to selling its products throughout Latin America.JTA, 12/5/2017, 2:19 PM
Brazil official in Israel most senior to visit in over a decade

Brazil official in Israel most senior to visit in over a decade

President of Brazil’s chamber of deputies visits Israel, says Israeli tech can help Brazil fight arms and drug trafficking.JTA, 10/31/2017, 7:29 PM
Latin America and the Caribbean aim for coexistence

Latin America and the Caribbean aim for coexistence

Leaders declare Latin America and the Caribbean an ‘Inter-Religious Coexistence Zone.’JTA, 10/30/2017, 3:17 PM
Netanyahu lands in Argentina

Netanyahu lands in Argentina

PM begins historic trip to Latin America, visits sites of deadly terror attacks against Argentinian Jewish community.Gary Willig, 9/11/2017, 8:23 PM
Netanyahu takes off for Latin America

Netanyahu takes off for Latin America

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu leaves for an historic visit to Latin America. From there he will continue to New York.Nitsan Keidar, 9/10/2017, 11:25 PM
Netanyahu says Shin Bet foiled 70 attacks in July-August

Netanyahu says Shin Bet foiled 70 attacks in July-August

Prime Minister Netanyahu praised the Shin Bet security service at Cabinet meeting Sunday, and discussed upcoming trip to Latin America.Tzvi Lev, 9/10/2017, 11:31 AM
PM Netanyahu leaves on historic visit to Latin America

PM Netanyahu leaves on historic visit to Latin America

Netanyahu leaves for trip to Argentina, Mexico, and Columbia, then meets world leaders at UN General Assembly in New York.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/8/2017, 3:38 PM
‘Birthright for Moms’ to lead trips for Spanish-speakers

‘Birthright for Moms’ to lead trips for Spanish-speakers

Jewish Women’s Renaissance Project launches program focusing on bringing Jewish women from Latin America to Israel.JTA, 9/4/2017, 7:47 PM
Netanyahu planning landmark visits to Argentina and Mexico

Netanyahu planning landmark visits to Argentina and Mexico

Netanyahu to become first sitting Israeli PM to visit Latin America ahead of UN General Assembly next month.JTA, 8/14/2017, 10:00 PM
65% of Latin American Jewish leaders fear terrorist attacks

65% of Latin American Jewish leaders fear terrorist attacks

90% OF Argentinian Jewish leaders fear Islamist terrorists will target their local communities.JTA, 7/2/2017, 6:18 PM
Reform movement launches first Latin American rabbinical school

Reform movement launches first Latin American rabbinical school

Buenos Aires school to ordain Reform rabbis for Latin America, Spain, and Portugal.JTA, 6/26/2017, 8:20 PM
Latin American academic leaders pledge collaboration with Israel

Latin American academic leaders pledge collaboration with Israel

Some twenty rectors from leading Latin American universities visited Israel and pledged increases in academic collaboration.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/15/2016, 2:35 PM
Iran announces naval deployment in Latin America

Iran announces naval deployment in Latin America

Iranian Army Commander says Tehran plans to send warships and destroyers to Latin America, to work with anti-US states.Ari Yashar, 4/3/2016, 1:09 PM
Zika vaccine may be ready this year

Zika vaccine may be ready this year

If human testing successful, vaccine to be used during a public health emergency in October or November.Shoshana Miskin, 1/31/2016, 10:32 PM
Zika virus spreading 'explosively' says WHO

Zika virus spreading 'explosively' says WHO

Scientists warn that it could take a decade to make a vaccine against the mosquito-borne virusShoshana Miskin, 1/28/2016, 4:03 PM
Fidel Castro Signs Pro-Palestinian Manifesto

Fidel Castro Signs Pro-Palestinian Manifesto

Cuban dictator, along with several anti-Israel activists, demands Israel withdraw to 1949 armistice lines.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/10/2014, 7:57 AM
Iran: U.S. 'Still Lives in Cold War Era'

Iran: U.S. 'Still Lives in Cold War Era'

The U.S. “still lives in the Cold War era”, said Iran’s foreign ministry spokesman, in response to a new law enacted by President Obama.Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/2/2013, 4:59 PM
Israeli Heron UAV Passes Latin America Flight Test

Israeli Heron UAV Passes Latin America Flight Test

Israel's Heron UAV has passed its latest flight test, a long-range mission across the Andes.Chana Ya'ar, 10/25/2012, 12:02 PM
Iran's Hizbullah Terrorist Base in Nicaragua

Iran's Hizbullah Terrorist Base in Nicaragua

Iran has established a Hizbullah terrorist training base in northern Nicaragua, according to a report in local media there.Chana Ya'ar, 9/6/2012, 10:49 AM
US, Latin America Split On Cuba, Drugs, Falklands

US, Latin America Split On Cuba, Drugs, Falklands

Barack Obama was on the defensive at the OAS summit at Cartagena, Columbia.Amiel Ungar, 4/16/2012, 3:44 AM
A-Jad Rails Against Capitalism, America

A-Jad Rails Against Capitalism, America

Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad railed against capitalism and the US on the last leg of his Latin American tour.Gabe Kahn., 1/13/2012, 9:58 AM
Iran's Ahmadinejad Begins Tour of Latin America

Iran's Ahmadinejad Begins Tour of Latin America

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad begins a tour of Latin America Sunday to bolster his support from allies in the Western hemisphere.Chana Ya'ar, 1/8/2012, 9:35 AM
The President as Arms Peddler

The President as Arms Peddler

Barack Obama's attempt to push American military hardware in Brazil demonstrate the changed power equationAmiel Ungar, 3/21/2011, 11:00 PM
U.S. Latina Leaders Visit Israel

U.S. Latina Leaders Visit Israel

Week-long program includes 12 key Latin American women, guests of AJC’s Project Interchange emphasizing Sephardic heritage.Hillel Fendel, 3/10/2010, 12:37 PM