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Lionel Messi & Argentina's soccer team arrive in Israel

Lionel Messi & Argentina's soccer team arrive in Israel

Argentinian national soccer team arrives in Israel ahead of much-anticipated soccer match against Uruguay in Tel AvivYoni Kempinski, 17/11/2019 21:34
Argentina asks Azerbaijan to arrest Khamenei adviser

Argentina asks Azerbaijan to arrest Khamenei adviser

Argentina asks Azerbaijan to arrest Alí Akbar Velayati, who is wanted in connection with 1994 AMIA bombing.Elad Benari, 11/11/2019 04:07
Heschel quote to be centerpiece of public mural in Buenos Aires

Heschel quote to be centerpiece of public mural in Buenos Aires

Monument honoring activist Rabbi Marshall Meyer will feature quote from Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel.JTA, 05/11/2019 14:52
Most of 'Nazi trove' discovered in Buenos Aires are fakes

Most of 'Nazi trove' discovered in Buenos Aires are fakes

Only ten objects or sets of objects discovered in Nazi trove are genuine, German news outlet reports.JTA, 05/11/2019 09:09
Cristina Kirchner returns to Argentina’s government

Cristina Kirchner returns to Argentina’s government

Former president accused of covering up Iran's involvement in AMIA bombing part of election victory of left-wing party.JTA, 28/10/2019 20:54
A year later, Argentine soccer team to play in Israel

A year later, Argentine soccer team to play in Israel

Argentina’s national soccer team to play in Israel, a year after previous friendly match was cancelled due to BDS pressure.Elad Benari, 25/10/2019 06:25
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, 15/10/2019 19:02
'Argentine authorities must wake up to anti-Semitism'

'Argentine authorities must wake up to anti-Semitism'

WZO, Argentinian Jewish organizations publish study on worrying trends of anti-Semitism in Argentina.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/10/2019 22:38
Jewish cemetery vandalized in Buenos Aires

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, 02/10/2019 06:11
Former Argentina pres. under fire for 'Israeli oranges' remark

Former Argentina pres. under fire for 'Israeli oranges' remark

Cristina Kirchner, under indictment for allegedly covering up Iran's involvement in AMIA bombing, criticizes import of Israeli oranges.Marcy Oster/JTA, 03/09/2019 23:06
KKL signs agreement with Argentine provinces

KKL signs agreement with Argentine provinces

Two Argentine provinces will get advice on environmental issues from KKL.JTA Staff, 03/09/2019 09:54
Argentine neo-Nazi politician fails to qualify for election

Argentine neo-Nazi politician fails to qualify for election

Alejandro Biondini, who said he'd expel the Israeli ambassador if elected, fails to garner enough primary votes.Ben Ariel, 16/08/2019 03:40
Argentina: Synagogue overrun by squatters redeemed

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, 09/08/2019 10:45
Chief Rabbi Lau: Argentinean Jews can vote on Tisha B'Av

Chief Rabbi Lau: Argentinean Jews can vote on Tisha B'Av

A mandatory presidential election is taking place in Argentina on Tisha B'Av. Is voting considered a distraction from mourning?Hezki Baruch, 28/07/2019 19:52
US offers reward for AMIA attack mastermind

US offers reward for AMIA attack mastermind

US offers $7 million reward for Hezbollah terrorist accused of masterminding deadly 1994 attack on Jewish community center in Buenos Aires.Elad Benari, Canada, 20/07/2019 00:09
US senators introduce resolution to remember AMIA bombing

US senators introduce resolution to remember AMIA bombing

Bipartisan group of US senators introduce resolution to remember bombing of Jewish community center in Buenos Aires in 1994.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/07/2019 05:37
Argentina designates Hezbollah a terrorist organization

Argentina designates Hezbollah a terrorist organization

Argentina designates Hezbollah a terrorist organization, orders freezing of its assets in the country.Elad Benari, 19/07/2019 00:04
Argentina moves closer to blacklisting Hezbollah

Argentina moves closer to blacklisting Hezbollah

Argentina creates public registry of persons and entities connected to acts of terrorism, expected to add Hezbollah to it.Elad Benari, 18/07/2019 00:07
Argentina natn'l library opens Holocaust, anti-Semitism section

Argentina natn'l library opens Holocaust, anti-Semitism section

First-ever section on Holocaust and anti-Semitism will feature about 1,000 books, including essays, biographies, testimonies and novels.JTA, 17/07/2019 22:05
Argentinian court employee transferred over anti-Semitic post

Argentinian court employee transferred over anti-Semitic post

Niece of state Supreme Court chief transferred after writing Facebook post about "why Hitler hated the Jews'.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 14/07/2019 20:07
Argentina to blacklist Hezbollah

Argentina to blacklist Hezbollah

Argentine President Mauricio Macri says his country is “moving forward” to declare Lebanese group a terrorist organization.Elad Benari, Canada, 13/07/2019 00:20
Argentina arrests last member of gang who assaulted Chief Rabbi

Argentina arrests last member of gang who assaulted Chief Rabbi

Police in Argentina apprehend last member of gang who assaulted and brutally beat Rabbi Gabriel Davidovich in his home.Ben Ariel, Canada, 05/07/2019 23:42
Argentina turns over Nazi documents to Holocaust museum

Argentina turns over Nazi documents to Holocaust museum

Argentina’s national parliament gives Holocaust Museum of Buenos Aires historic documents from investigation of Nazi influence.JTA, 04/07/2019 21:30
Tzipi Hotovely makes state visit to Buenos Aires

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, 28/06/2019 08:37
Buenos Aires to host 2023 Pan American Maccabi games

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, 24/06/2019 07:05
UN marks 25th anniversary of bombing of Argentina Jewish center

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, 23/06/2019 16:31
All-time top foreign soccer scorer to be deported from Israel

All-time top foreign soccer scorer to be deported from Israel

Interior Ministry says it sees no reason to authorize stay of Argentinian player Pedro Galvan and his family after his contract canceled.JTA, 18/06/2019 17:26
Swastika graffiti found on Argentine Holocaust memorial

Swastika graffiti found on Argentine Holocaust memorial

Jewish groups say attack is 'part of anti-Semitic events' threatening 'coexistence and democratic values.'JTA Staff, 15/06/2019 20:53
Argentina removes Haiti ambassador following controversial tweet

Argentina removes Haiti ambassador following controversial tweet

Argentina removes its ambassador to Haiti following his tweet which angered Jewish groups.Ben Ariel, Canada, 14/06/2019 22:08
US, Argentina convene summit on Hezbollah

US, Argentina convene summit on Hezbollah

US and Argentina convene two-day regional summit about the persistent Hezbollah threat, ahead of 25th anniversary of AMIA attack.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 13/06/2019 09:27
Officials alarmed by anti-Semitic assaults in Argentina

Officials alarmed by anti-Semitic assaults in Argentina

Argentinian and international Jewish organizations demand action following recent violent anti-Semitic attacks.Ben Ariel and JTA, 13/06/2019 05:20
Rabbi attacked in northeast Argentina

Rabbi attacked in northeast Argentina

Rabbi Shlomo Tawil of local Chabad-Lubavitch attacked Sunday night by three men in city center; attack stopped by passersby.JTA, 10/06/2019 18:35
Argentinian embassies to mark 25 years since AMIA bombing

Argentinian embassies to mark 25 years since AMIA bombing

Embassies in 20 cities around the world will mark 25th anniversary of the terrorist bombing of the AMIA Jewish Center in Buenos Aires.JTA, 05/06/2019 15:40
Argentinian envoy 'compares' country's army to Nazis

Argentinian envoy 'compares' country's army to Nazis

Argentina’s envoy to Haiti glorifies Nazis in tweet that angers local Jewish groups.JTA Staff, 03/06/2019 08:59
Argentinian politician threatens to expel Israeli ambassador

Argentinian politician threatens to expel Israeli ambassador

Alejandro Biondini, an accused neo-Nazi running for president in Argentina, says he will expel Israeli ambassador if elected.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/05/2019 06:27
Swastikas painted in front of Jewish barbershop in Argentina

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, 28/05/2019 05:42
Man wearing kippah attacked near Buenos Aires synagogue

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, 23/05/2019 17:44
Jewish vets of Falklands War honored at Jewish center

Jewish vets of Falklands War honored at Jewish center

Sociedad Hebraica Argentina sports club and Jewish center grants 'distinguished membership' to 40 Jewish veterans of Falklands War with UK.JTA, 20/05/2019 07:49
Israel’s booth at Buenos Aires Book Fair wins Best Site award

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, 13/05/2019 08:30
Main suspect in attack on Argentina's chief rabbi arrested

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, 16/04/2019 08:32
Anti-Semitic attack on Buenos Aires synagogue

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, 07/04/2019 10:40
Argentina Chief Rabbi makes first public appearance since attack

Argentina Chief Rabbi makes first public appearance since attack

Rabbi Gabriel Davidovich meets Jewish Agency head Yitzhak Herzog in first public appearance since he was beaten in his home last month.JTA, 26/03/2019 18:32
Iranians caught with fake Israeli passports

Iranians caught with fake Israeli passports

Argentina arrests Iranians who entered on stolen, poorly doctored, passports.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/03/2019 11:30
Suspects arrested in attack on Argentina's Chief Rabbi

Suspects arrested in attack on Argentina's Chief Rabbi

Police arrest two suspects in last month’s attack and robbery of Rabbi Gabriel Davidovich. Incident appears to be of a criminal background.Elad Benari, 17/03/2019 04:07
Argentina: Guns seized from family which threatened Jews

Argentina: Guns seized from family which threatened Jews

Argentinian authorities seize guns from home of neo-Nazi father and son who threatened Jewish institution.JTA, 14/03/2019 21:51
Memorial to AMIA bombing defaced

Memorial to AMIA bombing defaced

Buenos Aires subway featuring tribute to victims of 1994 bombing vandalized with anti-Israel graffiti.JTA, 12/03/2019 18:37
Argentina's Chief Rabbi recalls the attack

Argentina's Chief Rabbi recalls the attack

Rabbi Gabriel Davidovich recalls difficult moments he experienced when he was attacked last week.Elad Benari, 06/03/2019 03:38
Argentina's Chief Rabbi released home

Argentina's Chief Rabbi released home

One week after being attacked and hospitalized with severe injuries, Rabbi Gavriel Davidovich released from hospital.Nitzan Kedar, 04/03/2019 19:42
Condition of Argentina's chief rabbi improves

Condition of Argentina's chief rabbi improves

Rabbi Davidovich thanks hospital staff, media, and everyone praying for him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/03/2019 08:08
Judge found guilty of cover-up in 1994 AMIA bombing

Judge found guilty of cover-up in 1994 AMIA bombing

Former Argentinian judge and intelligence chief found guilty of cover-up in bombing of Jewish center. Former president acquitted.AFP, 28/02/2019 22:26
'I begged them to let me breathe'

'I begged them to let me breathe'

Chief Rabbi of Argentina recalls brutal attack during home invasion. 'They covered my face and kicked me and I lost consciousness.'David Rosenberg, 27/02/2019 10:23
Argentina: Jewish cemetery vandalized

Argentina: Jewish cemetery vandalized

On day of attack on Argentina's chief rabbi, nine gravestones found vandalized in Jewish cemetery.JTA, 27/02/2019 08:05
Netanyahu wishes Argentina's Chief Rabbi a speedy recovery

Netanyahu wishes Argentina's Chief Rabbi a speedy recovery

"These wicked criminals should be found as soon as possible," PM Netanyahu tells Rabbi Gabriel Davidovich.Nitsan Keidar, 27/02/2019 00:08
'Attacked Rabbi is showing resilience'

'Attacked Rabbi is showing resilience'

Jewish Agency head Yitzhak Herzog says Argentina must catch 'villains' who seriously injured country's chief rabbi in anti-Semitic attack.Yoni Kempinski, 26/02/2019 18:22
President Rivlin speaks with Argentina Chief Rabbi after attack

President Rivlin speaks with Argentina Chief Rabbi after attack

Israeli President tells Chief Rabbi Gabriel Davidovich Israel will "do everything necessary to protect Jews' following anti-Semitic attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/02/2019 15:45
Bennett: Our enemies must know that Jewish blood isn't cheap

Bennett: Our enemies must know that Jewish blood isn't cheap

Education Minister calls for 'action' following violent attack on Chief Rabbi of Argentina.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/02/2019 08:54
Argentina's Chief Rabbi in serious condition after attack

Argentina's Chief Rabbi in serious condition after attack

Unknown assailants attack Chief Rabbi of Argentina and his wife at their home in Buenos Aires.Ben Ariel, 26/02/2019 03:33