100 units of blood flown from Israel to Peru for Israeli tourist

Magen David Adom paramedic leaves for Peru with 100 units of blood for tourist hospitalized with blood-related illness.JTA, 2/17/2017, 5:29 AM

Life of Israeli tourist in Peru depends on fast blood donations

Emergency blood donation campaign underway to save life of Israeli tourist in Peru who contracted deadly bacterial blood infection.JTA, 2/13/2017, 5:52 PM

Israel refuses entry to Peruvian ex-president

Alejandro Toledo, whose wife holds Israeli passport, is denied entry amid corruption charges.AFP, 2/12/2017, 7:04 PM

Peru's wanted ex-President on way to Israel

Alejandro Toledo, once the President of Peru and now wanted internationally on bribery charges, has left the U.S. for Israel.Hillel Fendel, 2/12/2017, 10:09 AM

Peru hunts ex-president Toledo over graft claims

Peru alerts US, Israel, France to cooperate in manhunt for ex-President Toledo involved in multi-million dollar bribery scandal.AFP, 2/11/2017, 11:20 PM

Peru's president conducts Israel Philharmonic Orchestra

President of Peru, whose father was a Jewish refugee, conducts Israel's Philharmonic Orchestra at a concert in Lima.JTA, 8/22/2016, 4:27 AM

Son of Jewish doctor sworn in as Peru's president

Former Wall Street banker Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, son of a Jewish doctor who fled Nazi Germany, inaugurated as Peru's new president.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/29/2016, 1:15 AM

‘Wandering Israeli’ leaves Lima airport after making headlines

57-year-old Olga Babaev's story made headlines in Peru, where it was compared to Steven Spielberg’s film 'The Terminal.'JTA, 6/21/2016, 5:42 PM

Peru: Son of Jewish doctor wins the majority of votes

Pedro Pablo Kuczynski wins the majority of votes in Peru's presidential election, but final result depends on challenged ballots.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2016, 2:14 AM

Son of Jewish doctor declares victory in Peru

Pedro Pablo Kuczynski's camp claims victory in Peru's presidential election, but final results not expected for few days.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/8/2016, 1:13 AM

Near-final Peru election results: Jewish doctor's son leads

With nearly 90% of vote counted, Pedro Pablo Kuczynski has a hair's breadth edge over Keiko Fujimori - vote count to go down to the wire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2016, 3:18 PM

Son of Jewish doctor leads in Peru presidential elections

Pedro Pablo Kuczynski has narrow lead as polls close; voters choose between rightist candidates following disastrous leftist presidency.Roland Lloyd Parry, 6/6/2016, 8:38 AM

Israeli tourist mysteriously dies in Peru

Shira Roth, 21, dies on bus after feeling ill; Foreign Min. checking circumstances. Her father was among first Arutz Sheva workers.Uzi Baruch, 4/1/2016, 10:17 AM

Israeli tourist dies in Peru

Man killed during extreme sports activity, when cable snapped during a 100 meter pendulum jump .Shoshana Miskin, 3/14/2016, 10:17 AM

Israeli Backpacker Who Died in Peru Identified

Aviv Bromberg of Kfar Saba is the Israeli in his twenties who apparently went into cardiac arrest while hiking at high altitudes.Tova Dvorin, 7/21/2015, 3:52 PM

Family Suspects Israeli's Death in Peru Due to Negligence

Max Sela's family insists the 24 year-old knew how to take care of himself, was not a risk-taker.Tova Dvorin, 4/12/2015, 10:32 AM

Max Sela, 24, Named as Israeli Killed in Peru Accident

Israeli killed in Peruvian air glider accident named as Max Sela, 24, from Shoham; family struggling to digest the news.Cynthia Blank, 4/9/2015, 12:24 PM

Third Tragedy in a Day: Israeli Killed in Peru Accident

The Foreign Ministry said that an Israeli in his 20s had been killed while on a hike in Peru - the third death reported so far this week.Moshe Cohen, 4/8/2015, 10:40 PM

Peru: Hezbollah Agent to be Charged over Possible Terror Plot

Mohammed Amadar admitted to being a member of Hezbollah and was found in possession of explosive materials.Ari Soffer, 11/11/2014, 6:27 PM

Peru Foils Hezbollah Terror Attack on Israelis

Hezbollah terrorist arrested with weapons and explosives right before launching attack on Israeli and Jewish targets.Ari Yashar, 10/30/2014, 9:50 PM

Body of Second Missing Israeli Tourist Found in Peru

Grim discovery comes just days after Israeli woman's body discovered by rescuers.Ari Soffer, 10/11/2014, 9:04 PM

Body of Israeli Tourist Found in Peruvian River

Search for two Israelis missing since Tuesday rafting accident yields tragic results on Thursday.Ari Yashar, 10/10/2014, 8:15 AM

Growing Concern over Missing Israeli Rafters' Fate

Rescue expedition is to land in Lima Thursday night and join the search for two missing Israelis, a man and woman aged 21 and 22.Gil Ronen, 10/9/2014, 9:25 PM

Fears Deepen that Israelis in Peru Rafting Accident Drowned

Still no lead on two Israelis who disappeared in crash two days ago; tourist companion recounts their last days together.Ari Yashar, 10/8/2014, 3:06 PM

Two Israelis Missing in Peru Rafting Accident

Israeli consul investigating fate of Israeli tourists who disappeared on Apurimac River, site of past Israeli deaths.Ornit Etzer, Ari Yashar, 10/7/2014, 2:18 PM

Israel: Latin American 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

'Settlements Are Destructive', Abbas Tells Peruvian President

After he blasts "settlements" as destructive, PA Chairman calls for "peaceful solution" to conflict.Elad Benari, 2/19/2014, 4:13 AM

‘Amazon Jews’ on Their Way to Israel

Hundreds of ‘Amazon Jews’ are planning aliyah.Maayana Miskin, 4/26/2013, 9:40 AM

Israeli Woman Dies in Peru

A young Israeli woman has died in Cusco, Peru in a rafting accident.Chana Ya'ar, 9/5/2012, 3:55 PM

Peruvian Neo-Nazis Seek to Expel all Jews

The leader of Peru’s far-right political group seeks to expel the country’s Jewish population because “they control the global economy.”Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/22/2012, 11:10 AM

Peru's Polarized Presidential Race Reaches Finish Line

Keiko Fujimori and Ollanta Humala, the two candidates for Peru's presidency, have one thing in common - a close relative serving jail time.Amiel Ungar, 6/6/2011, 12:53 AM

Will Peru End Up Choosing Between Cancer and AIDS?

Too many decent centrist candidates may produce a run off between extremists.Amiel Ungar, 4/11/2011, 9:03 AM