Jewish president of Rio 2016 Olympics arrested for corruption

President of the Rio 2016 Olympic Committee arrested amid investigation into vote-buying scheme to bring the Olympic Games to South America.JTA, 10/8/2017, 4:14 PM

Israeli balloon helped protect Pope Francis in South America

Israeli-made observation balloon used by Pope's security detail to protect pontiff during visits to South America and Africa.JTA, 9/26/2017, 8:34 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

One Million March in Mass Protest in Brazil

One million march in Brazil’s biggest rally yet as protests swell despite government concessions., 6/21/2013, 10:51 AM

Anti-Semitism Conference Faces Muslim Opposition

A conference that aims to strengthen Jews facing anti-Semitism faces opposition from a local Muslim group.Maayana Miskin, 11/9/2011, 3:17 PM

Report: Hizbullah Establishes Cuba Base

Hizbullah has reportedly established a base in Cuba with the aim of striking Israeli targets to avenge slain commander Imad Mughniyeh. Gabe Kahn., 9/1/2011, 6:27 PM

South American Group in Israel on Support Mission

While the world condemns Israel, a South American group brings a welcome message of support for the country.David Lev, 6/9/2010, 2:48 AM