Jewish cemetery vandalized in Buenos Aires

Visitors to the cemetery shocked to discover that the surrounding wall was severely damaged, gravestones were smashed and some stolen.Michal Levy, 10/2/2019, 6:11 AM

Argentina: Synagogue overrun by squatters redeemed

Century-old Buenos Aires synagogue recovered after 20 years of being overrun with squatters, used as underground party center.JTA, 8/9/2019, 10:45 AM

Tzipi Hotovely makes state visit to Buenos Aires

Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely visits site of 1994 Jewish center bombing, speaks at Chabad's Women's Night in Argentina.JTA, 6/28/2019, 8:37 AM

Buenos Aires to host 2023 Pan American Maccabi games

Argentina's capital city to host 15th Pan American Maccabi Games in 2023, following this year's July games in Mexico City.JTA, 6/24/2019, 7:05 AM

UN marks 25th anniversary of bombing of Argentina Jewish center

UN holds event in memory of AMIA center in Buenos Aires which was bombed in Hezbollah-linked terror attack in 1994, leaving 85 dead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/23/2019, 4:31 PM

Buenos Aires mural to honor activist Rabbi Marshall Meyer

Buenos Aires mural to honor human rights activist rabbi Marshall Meyer, who founded the Latin American Rabbinical Seminary.JTA Staff, 6/18/2019, 7:57 AM

Swastikas painted in front of Jewish barbershop in Argentina

Swastikas painted in front of barbershop with Hebrew name in neighborhood of Villa Crespo in Buenos Aires.Ben Ariel, 5/28/2019, 5:42 AM

Man wearing kippah attacked near Buenos Aires synagogue

Jewish man punched in the face during anti-Semitic attack outside of Orthodox synagogue in Argentina after Sabbath services.JTA, 5/23/2019, 5:44 PM

Israel’s booth at Buenos Aires Book Fair wins Best Site award

Israeli booth wins best site award at world's largest Spanish-language book fair.JTA, 5/13/2019, 8:30 AM

Buenos Aires city honors career of Jewish swimmer Damian Blaum

Argentinean Olympic swimmer who started his career at a Jewish sports club honored by Buenos Aires as 'Outstanding Sports Personality.'JTA, 4/25/2019, 1:56 PM

Main suspect in attack on Argentina's chief rabbi arrested

Leader of the gang responsible for home invasion, brutal assault on chief rabbi of Argentina arrested in Buenos Aires.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2019, 8:32 AM

Anti-Semitic attack on Buenos Aires synagogue

Man attacks worshipers at Argentina synagogue during Shabbat services with sharp object, throws stones at congregants.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2019, 10:40 AM

Memorial to AMIA bombing defaced

Buenos Aires subway featuring tribute to victims of 1994 bombing vandalized with anti-Israel graffiti.JTA, 3/12/2019, 6:37 PM

Could Iran have killed Argentine prosecutor Alberto Nisman?

Was Iran behind the murder of the prosecutor investigating the 1994 AMIA bombing in Buenos Aires? i24NEWS reports.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2019, 9:19 PM

Jared Kushner pays tribute to victims of Jewish center bombing

During visit to Buenos Aires for G20, Kushner pays tribute to victims of suicide bombing attack that killed 85 at Jewish center.JTA, 12/3/2018, 7:23 AM

Israel to provide cyber security to G20 meeting in Buenos Aires

Argentine DM signed contract with Israeli counterpart to provide cyber defense and cyber security services to summit.JTA, 11/21/2018, 6:43 PM

Israel’s Youth Olympic team brings home 3 medals

Israeli team brings home one gold medal, one silver, and one bronze at this year's Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires.JTA, 10/21/2018, 3:22 PM

Kosher food stand opens in iconic Buenos Aires soccer stadium

First kosher fast food stand in a Latin American soccer stadium opens after Chabad initiative.JTA, 8/6/2018, 5:16 PM

Argentinian teacher taught anti-Semitic canards, praised Hitler

Catholic high school history teacher in Buenos Aires caught on camera telling students Hitler 'did good things'.JTA, 5/17/2018, 4:22 PM

Legendary spy widow Nadia Cohen tours Argentina

Widow of 60's Syria spy in Buenos Aires with children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren to see where Kamel Amin Tabet lived and worked.Mordechai Sones, 4/23/2018, 4:11 PM

Argentina co-sponsors memorial for attack on Israeli embassy

For the first time in 26 years, ceremony commemorating attack on Israel’s embassy in Buenos Aires co-sponsored by the Argentine government.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 3/19/2018, 4:09 AM

EU lawmakers under fire for inviting Khamenei ally

Alaeddin Boroujerdi, who has close ties to former minister wanted for 1994 Buenos Aires bombing, to speak at EU parliament.Elad Benari, 1/23/2018, 5:45 AM

Argentina approves memorial day for Israeli embassy attack

Argentina Senate passes law for annual memorial day remembering the 1992 attack on the Israeli Embassy in Buenos Aires.Ben Ariel and JTA, 12/1/2017, 1:05 AM

Jewish students photographed by man wearing Nazi symbols

Students at Buenos Aires high school photographed by man wearing hat and short with Nazi symbols as they leave school.JTA, 10/24/2017, 4:52 PM

Joy as Argentinian shul appoints first rabbi in 20 years

Thousands celebrate as Shuva Yisrael community in Buenos Aires inaugurates first rabbi in two decades during Sukkot holiday.Gary Willig, 10/12/2017, 9:48 PM

PM Netanyahu: Israel punches 200 times above our weight

PM Netanyahu speaks speaks to conference of Argentinian and Israeli businesspeople, says innovation and the right environment create wealth.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2017, 4:04 PM

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 declared 'honored visitor' by Buenos Aires

Honor to be bestowed during PM's upcoming visit in Argentina, the first visit by an Israeli PM to the country.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/5/2017, 7:59 AM

‘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

'The culmination of my whole life is my bat mitzvah'

Holocaust survivor Eugenia Unger, 91, of Buenos Aires, finally celebrates her bat mitzvah.JTA, 4/3/2017, 4:21 PM

UNESCO exhibit about Jews in Israel opens in Buenos Aires

UNESCO on 3,500 year history of Jewish people in the Land of Israel translated into Spanish for first time after opposition by Arab nations.JTA, 3/20/2017, 7:16 PM

'Iran is the biggest terrorist in the entire world'

Netanyahu participates in memorial for 1992 Buenos Aires embassy attack, says Israel will not hesitate to fight Iran.Hezki Baruch, 3/6/2017, 12:24 PM

Argentina Jewish center evacuated after bomb threat

Jewish community center in Buenos Aires receives a false bomb threat, forcing the evacuation of the building.Ben Ariel, 1/20/2017, 6:20 AM

Global meeting against anti-Semitism meets in Buenos Aires

Parliamentarians and experts gather in the Argentine capital for the Global Forum for Combatting Antisemitism.JTA, 7/19/2016, 4:58 AM

Argentina Declassifies 1992 Israeli Embassy Bombing Report

Hezbollah terrorists were found to have murdered 29, wounded 200, but only now is Argentina declassifying documents on the incident.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2015, 4:32 PM

Argentina: More Than 400,000 Demand Justice for Nisman

More than 400,000 march in Buenos Aires, demanding justice for the prosecutor who was ready to accuse the president of cover-up.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2015, 4:44 AM

Argentine Prosecutor Found Dead Ahead of Hearing on Bombing

Alberto Nisman accused Argentine president and senior officials of covering up lethal attack on Jewish center to improve Iran ties.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2015, 10:47 AM

Hundreds Gather in Buenos Aires to Show Solidarity with France

Several hundred people gather outside France's embassy in Argentina in repudiation of the jihadist attacks in Paris.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2015, 2:16 AM

Anne Frank Statue Dedicated in Buenos Aires

On Human Rights Day, city of Buenos Aires dedicates statue of Anne Frank to 'glorify her life and hope' as part of Holocaust education.Cynthia Blank, 12/11/2014, 3:02 PM

Report: Wife of Rabbi Yoshiyahu Pinto Missing in Argentina

Wife of corruption-linked kabbalist disappears from Buenos Aires medical center, officials say.Tova Dvorin, 8/8/2014, 2:27 PM

'To Our Enemies, Fighting Against Israel, Jews the Same'

Twenty years since Argentina bombing; Sharansky: 'We will not settle for anything less than bringing the perpetrators to justice.'Tova Dvorin, 5/5/2014, 4:03 PM

Israeli Officials Deny Killing Buenos Aires Bombers

Gov't officials reject claims by former ambassador to Argentina that Israel had killed those behind AMIA bombings as 'complete nonesense'.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2014, 7:21 PM

Argentine Official Charged After Praising Hitler

A spokesman for the mayor of Buenos Aires is facing criminal charges after saying Hitler "was a spectacular guy."Elad Benari and AFP, 11/13/2013, 6:43 AM

Buenos Aires: 8 Dead, 19 Missing in Blast

Blast from a gas leak ripped through a ten-story apartment building setting it ablaze.Arutz Sheva, 8/7/2013, 8:53 AM

Iran’s Rouhani Set to Revamp Censorship?

Iranian President-elect Hassan Rouhani may be set to revamp the country’s censorship , according to a speech he delivered in Tehran.Chana Ya'ar, 7/8/2013, 9:35 PM

Jewish Group Protests Argentina-Iran 'Whitewash Agreement'

Jewish group protests Argentinian prosecutor general’s decision to block key testimony on the Buenos Aires AMIA Jewish Center bombing.Rina Tzvi , 7/7/2013, 9:06 AM

Report: Rowhani Linked to 1994 Buenos Aires AMIA Bombing

Iranian President-elect Hassan Rowhani was on special Iranian committee that plotted 1994 bombing of a Buenos Aires Jewish community center.Rina Tzvi , 6/20/2013, 9:05 AM

Buenos Aires Book Fair Promotes Iranian Anti-Semitic Theories

Jewish group calles on organizers of the Buenos Aires Book Fair to publicly condemn promotion of anti-Semitic conspiracy theories. Arutz Sheva staff, 5/5/2013, 10:47 AM

‘Life is Stronger Than Terror’ for Argentina's Jews

Israel’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs marked the 21st memorial of the terror attack on the Israeli Embassy in Buenos Aires, where 28 died. Chana Ya'ar, 3/17/2013, 4:33 PM

New Pope Said to Have Good Relations With Argentine Jews

The Roman College of Cardinals on Monday evening elected Jorge Bergoglio, the Archbishop of Buenos Aires, as its new PopeDavid Lev, 3/13/2013, 9:39 PM

Iran Denies its Officials Will be Questioned in Argentina Attack

Iran denies that Iranians facing arrest warrants for their roles in the AMIA bombing will be questioned by an Argentine judge.Elad Benari, 2/13/2013, 6:46 AM

'Truth Commission' With Iran 'Opens Door to Third Attack'

Jewish community in Argentina opposes agreement with Iran to investigate 1994 bombing of Jewish institution in Buenos Aires.Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/12/2013, 10:33 AM

Israel Disappointed by Talks Between Argentina and Iran

Israel's embassy in Buenos Aires is disappointed over talks between Argentina and Iran about 1994 attack on a Jewish center.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/28/2012, 11:15 PM

Jewish Groups Remember 18th Anniversary of Buenos Aires Bombing

Jewish groups remember 18th anniversary of Buenos Aires bombing; highlight Iran’s involvement in terrorist attack. Rachel Hirshfeld, 7/18/2012, 8:21 PM

Israeli Film Wins at Buenos Aires Film Festival

Israeli drama “Policeman” topped the international competition at the Buenos Aires Independent Film Festival. Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/24/2012, 10:19 PM

Anti-Semite Viciously Beats Buenos Aires Jewish Day School Rabbi

The head rabbi of the Buenos Aires Orthodox Jewish school was hospitalized for serious head wounds after an anti-Semite beat him Monday.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/11/2011, 8:41 AM