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Anti-semitic assault in Buenos Aires: 'Too bad you didn't die in the Holocaust'

Anti-semitic assault in Buenos Aires: 'Too bad you didn't die in the Holocaust'

Two Orthodox Jewish women brutally attacked in broad daylight in Buenos Aires, Argentina - 'Too bad you didn't die in the Holocaust.'Eitan Divinsky, 16/03/2021 22:00
How Buenos Aires’ Jews have weathered the pandemic

How Buenos Aires’ Jews have weathered the pandemic

Synagogues and community centers are closed, but the Jewish community has found ways to make things work - mostly.JTA Staff, 24/08/2020 08:50
Buenos Aires Holocaust museum debuts first Holocaust survivor holograms in Spanish

Buenos Aires Holocaust museum debuts first Holocaust survivor holograms in Spanish

Buenos Aires Holocaust museum reopens, becomes first to present new technology in Spanish.JTA Staff, 20/02/2020 20:43
Iconic Buenos Aires synagogue celebrates centennial

Iconic Buenos Aires synagogue celebrates centennial

'Bet El,' first Sephardic synagogue of Buenos Aires celebrates its 100th year.JTA, 26/12/2019 16:38
Buenos Aires rededicates Holocaust Museum

Buenos Aires rededicates Holocaust Museum

Holocaust Museum of Buenos Aires rededicated following $4.5 million overhaul.JTA Staff, 03/12/2019 08:46
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
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
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
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
Buenos Aires mural to honor activist Rabbi Marshall Meyer

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, 18/06/2019 07:57
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
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
Buenos Aires city honors career of Jewish swimmer Damian Blaum

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, 25/04/2019 13:56
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
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
Could Iran have killed Argentine prosecutor Alberto Nisman?

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, 19/01/2019 21:19
Jared Kushner pays tribute to victims of Jewish center bombing

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, 03/12/2018 07:23
Israel to provide cyber security to G20 meeting in Buenos Aires

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, 21/11/2018 18:43
Israel’s Youth Olympic team brings home 3 medals

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, 21/10/2018 15:22
Kosher food stand opens in iconic Buenos Aires soccer stadium

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, 06/08/2018 17:16
Argentinian teacher taught anti-Semitic canards, praised Hitler

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, 17/05/2018 16:22
Legendary spy widow Nadia Cohen tours Argentina

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, 23/04/2018 16:11
Argentina co-sponsors memorial for attack on Israeli embassy

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, 19/03/2018 04:09
EU lawmakers under fire for inviting Khamenei ally

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, 23/01/2018 05:45
Argentina approves memorial day for Israeli embassy attack

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, 01/12/2017 01:05
Jewish students photographed by man wearing Nazi symbols

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, 24/10/2017 16:52
Joy as Argentinian shul appoints first rabbi in 20 years

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, 12/10/2017 21:48
PM Netanyahu: Israel punches 200 times above our weight

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, 13/09/2017 16:04
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, 11/09/2017 20:23
Netanyahu declared 'honored visitor' by Buenos Aires

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, 05/09/2017 07:59
‘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, 04/09/2017 19:47
'The culmination of my whole life is my bat mitzvah'

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

Holocaust survivor Eugenia Unger, 91, of Buenos Aires, finally celebrates her bat mitzvah.JTA, 03/04/2017 16:21
UNESCO exhibit about Jews in Israel opens in Buenos Aires

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, 20/03/2017 19:16
'Iran is the biggest terrorist in the entire world'

'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, 06/03/2017 12:24
Argentina Jewish center evacuated after bomb threat

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, 20/01/2017 06:20
Meeting against anti-Semitism in Buenos Aires

Meeting against anti-Semitism in Buenos Aires

Parliamentarians and experts gather in the Argentine capital for the Global Forum for Combatting Antisemitism.JTA, 19/07/2016 04:58
Argentina Reopens 1992 Israel Embassy Bombing

Argentina Reopens 1992 Israel Embassy Bombing

Hezbollah terrorists were found to have murdered 29, wounded 200, but only now is Argentina declassifying documents on the incident.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/04/2015 16:32
Argentina: 400,000 Demand Justice for Nisman

Argentina: 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, 19/02/2015 04:44
Argentine Prosecutor Dies Ahead of Bombing Hearing

Argentine Prosecutor Dies Ahead of Bombing Hearing

Alberto Nisman accused Argentine president and senior officials of covering up lethal attack on Jewish center to improve Iran ties.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/01/2015 10:47
Buenos Aires Demo Shows Solidarity with France

Buenos Aires Demo Shows Solidarity with France

Several hundred people gather outside France's embassy in Argentina in repudiation of the jihadist attacks in Paris.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/01/2015 02:16
Anne Frank Statue Dedicated in Buenos Aires

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, 11/12/2014 15:02
Report: Wife of Rabbi Yoshiyahu Pinto Missing

Report: Wife of Rabbi Yoshiyahu Pinto Missing

Wife of corruption-linked kabbalist disappears from Buenos Aires medical center, officials say.Tova Dvorin, 08/08/2014 14:27
20 Years Since Attack on AMIA JCC in Buenos Aires

20 Years Since Attack on AMIA JCC in Buenos Aires

Twenty years since Argentina bombing; Sharansky: 'We will not settle for anything less than bringing the perpetrators to justice.'Tova Dvorin, 05/05/2014 16:03
Israel Denies Killing Buenos Aires Bombers

Israel Denies 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, 04/01/2014 19:21
Argentine Official Charged After Praising Hitler

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, 13/11/2013 06:43
Buenos Aires: 8 Dead, 19 Missing in Blast

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, 07/08/2013 08:53
Iran’s Rouhani Set to Revamp Censorship?

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, 08/07/2013 21:35
Jews Protests Argentina-Iran 'Whitewash Agreement'

Jews 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 , 07/07/2013 09:06
Report: Rowhani Linked to 1994 AMIA Bombing

Report: Rowhani Linked to 1994 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 , 20/06/2013 09:05
Book Fair Promotes Anti-Semitic Theories

Book Fair Promotes 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, 05/05/2013 10:47
in Argentina, ‘Life is Stronger Than Terror’

in Argentina, ‘Life is Stronger Than Terror’

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, 17/03/2013 16:33
New Pope Said to Have Good Relations With Jews

New Pope Said to Have Good Relations With Jews

The Roman College of Cardinals on Monday evening elected Jorge Bergoglio, the Archbishop of Buenos Aires, as its new PopeDavid Lev, 13/03/2013 21:39
Iran Denies its Officials Will be Questioned

Iran Denies its Officials Will be Questioned

Iran denies that Iranians facing arrest warrants for their roles in the AMIA bombing will be questioned by an Argentine judge.Elad Benari, 13/02/2013 06:46