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Jordan condemns Guatemala

Jordan condemns Guatemala

Jordanian government says Guatemala's decision to move embassy to Jerusalem is a flagrant violation of international law.Elad Benari, 26/12/2017 05:13
PA blasts Guatemala's 'shameful' decision

PA blasts Guatemala's 'shameful' decision

PA foreign ministry blasts Guatemala for announcing that it will move its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 26/12/2017 03:12
Netanyahu: 'US, Guatemala are just the start'

Netanyahu: 'US, Guatemala are just the start'

PM Netanyahu says Guatemala's decision to follow US lead on Jerusalem further sign even more countries will move their embassies to capital.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/12/2017 16:35
Guatemala to move embassy to Jerusalem

Guatemala to move embassy to Jerusalem

Guatemalan President announces he had given instructions to move the country’s embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 25/12/2017 01:07
Jewish officials honor Guatemalan minister

Jewish officials honor Guatemalan minister

Latin American Jews honor Guatemalan school project that teaches about the Holocaust.JTA, 20/12/2017 14:11
Watch: Guatemalan Christian sings 'Shalom Aleichem'

Watch: Guatemalan Christian sings 'Shalom Aleichem'

'Today, a Christian named Jose came up to me and told me how highly in his country they regard Jews in general, and Israel in particular.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/10/2017 13:35
Outgoing Israeli ambassador receives highest Guatemalan honor

Outgoing Israeli ambassador receives highest Guatemalan honor

Central American nation awards Amb. Moshe Bachar with the Order of Quetzal for strengthening ties between Guatemala and Israel.JTA, 30/07/2017 16:18
Guatemalan mayor to serve year in jail for expelling haredim

Guatemalan mayor to serve year in jail for expelling haredim

Mayor to serve 1 year in prison for expelling 500 members of extremist haredi sect Lev Thor.AFP, 04/04/2017 22:52
Guatemala works with Jewish community to teach about Holocaust

Guatemala works with Jewish community to teach about Holocaust

Guatemalan government partners with the local Jewish community to launch an educational project to study the Holocaust.JTA, 16/03/2017 15:23
Israeli tourist drowns in Guatemala

Israeli tourist drowns in Guatemala

A 60-year-old Israeli tourist was killed when her raft capsized on the Cahabon river in Guatemala.Yoel Domb, 10/01/2017 13:06
Israel thanks Guatemala for role in creation of the Jewish state

Israel thanks Guatemala for role in creation of the Jewish state

Knesset Speaker thanks Guatemala for its critical role in helping establish as the Central American nation's president wrapped up a visit.JTA, 01/12/2016 05:40
No evidence of crimes by Lev Tahor sect

No evidence of crimes by Lev Tahor sect

A delegation of Israeli officials visited the Lev Tahor community in Guatemala amid allegations of abuse and child marriages.Nitzan Keidar, 27/09/2016 16:08
Jewish sect in Guatemala

Jewish sect in Guatemala

Lev Tahor relocates within Guatemala after saying it was harassed by local authorities.JTA, 27/09/2016 02:58
Guatemalan authorities raid 'Lev Tahor' sect

Guatemalan authorities raid 'Lev Tahor' sect

Police in Guatemala raid compound of extreme sect 'Lev Tahor' after suspicions of child abuse; sect had left Canada for similar reasons.JTA, 15/09/2016 07:14
Guatemalan protesters use anti-Semitic language

Guatemalan protesters use anti-Semitic language

Demonstrators in Guatemala use anti-Semitic language to protest major power company owned by an Israeli group.JTA, 18/05/2016 03:27
Lev Tahor Cult Searches for New Home in Guatemala

Lev Tahor Cult Searches for New Home in Guatemala

Controversial cult was expelled from a Guatemalan village, but members say they want to stay in Central American state.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/09/2014 11:43
Jews Leave Guatemalan Village Claiming Threats

Jews Leave Guatemalan Village Claiming Threats

230 Jews, reportedly from the Lev Tahor cult, start leaving village; locals claim they 'wanted to impose their religion.'AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2014 08:12
Persecuted Guatemalan Jews from Lev Tahor

Persecuted Guatemalan Jews from Lev Tahor

After media hubbub over Nazi-like threats against Jews, local leader says Spanish news omitted that group is Jewish cult.Tova Dvorin and Ari Yashar, 08/06/2014 08:31
Small Guatemalan Town - Taking After Nazis?

Small Guatemalan Town - Taking After Nazis?

Mayor of Guatemalan town has made 'Jew registry,' ordered two Jewish families to leave. 'Their customs aren't like ours,' he insists.Tova Dvorin, 28/05/2014 16:00
Anti-Zionist Canadian Cult Flees For Guatemala

Anti-Zionist Canadian Cult Flees For Guatemala

Lev Tahor cult members try to flee on day of court verdict over abuses, held in Trinidad by authorities.Dalit Halevi, Ari Yashar, 06/03/2014 21:27
Flour Thrown in Face of 1st Female Guatemalan VP

Flour Thrown in Face of 1st Female Guatemalan VP

Attack by 2 women on Roxana Baldetti after state of the nation speech in protest over crimes against women.Ari Yashar, 15/01/2014 14:54
Netanyahu: Deal Should Dismantle Nuclear Program

Netanyahu: Deal Should Dismantle Nuclear Program

PM Netanyahu tells visiting Guatemalan President that Iran's nuclear program is the greatest threat to the Middle East.Elad Benari, 10/12/2013 05:42
Guatemala Recognizes 'Free, Sovereign Palestine'

Guatemala Recognizes 'Free, Sovereign Palestine'

Guatemala has recognized “Palestine” as a sovereign state, claiming such a move will help foster peace in the Middle East. Arutz Sheva staff, 10/04/2013 21:06
No Israelis Among Dead in Guatemala Earthquake

No Israelis Among Dead in Guatemala Earthquake

At least 48 people are dead, more than a hundred others are missing, and even more wounded in a 7.4-magnitude earthquake in Guatemala.Chana Ya'ar, 08/11/2012 08:34