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Who is behind murder of two Israelis in Mexico?

Who is behind murder of two Israelis in Mexico?

Footage shows 2 suspects involved in apparent double murder targeting Israeli men in Mexico. Were killings assassinations ordered abroad?Sara Rubenstein, 26/07/2019 15:44
2 Israelis killed in Mexico shooting

2 Israelis killed in Mexico shooting

Incident occurred at cafe in Mexico City. Two others injured, including a police officer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2019 09:59
Limmud leaders from the Americas meet in Mexico City

Limmud leaders from the Americas meet in Mexico City

Leaders of international Jewish learning program from across North and South America meet for learning, leadership retreat in Mexico.Marcy Oster/JTA, 23/06/2019 17:45
Mexico City's Jewish mayor sworn in

Mexico City's Jewish mayor sworn in

Claudia Sheinbaum, the first woman elected mayor of Mexico City, sworn in for six-year term.Ben Ariel, 06/12/2018 05:07
Mexico: Jewish organizations still recovering from 2017 quake

Mexico: Jewish organizations still recovering from 2017 quake

A year after the Mexico City earthquake, many Jewish organizations still don't have a home.Alan Grabinsky (JTA), 22/09/2018 20:39
Jewish woman to become first ever female mayor of Mexico City

Jewish woman to become first ever female mayor of Mexico City

Exit polls find that Jewish scientist and environmentalist Claudia Sheinbaum has won the election to lead the Mexican capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/07/2018 04:08
Rabbi Lau consoles Chief Rabbi of Mexico over son-in-law's death

Rabbi Lau consoles Chief Rabbi of Mexico over son-in-law's death

Israeli Chief Rabbi offers his condolences after son-in-law of Mexico's Chief Rabbi pulled from rubble following earthquake.David Rosenberg, 24/09/2017 16:30
Son-in-law of Mexico's Chief Rabbi killed in earthquake

Son-in-law of Mexico's Chief Rabbi killed in earthquake

Rabbi Chaim Ashkenazi was found dead in a collapsed building resulting from Tuesday's 7.1 magnitude earthquake.Tzvi Lev, 24/09/2017 14:35
Watch: IDF soldiers blow Shofar, make Kiddush in Mexico

Watch: IDF soldiers blow Shofar, make Kiddush in Mexico

IDF delegation to Mexico greeted with applause, make Kiddush, and blow Shofar during Rosh Hashanah holiday while searching for survivors.Tzvi Lev, 24/09/2017 09:44
Mexico City mayor highlights country’s Sephardi heritage

Mexico City mayor highlights country’s Sephardi heritage

Mexico City holds conference to celebrate Sephardic Jews' culture and contributions to Mexico.JTA, 07/06/2017 15:15
Sephardic Jews to convene at global summit in Mexico

Sephardic Jews to convene at global summit in Mexico

Summit celebrates Sephardic Jews' heritage, showcases Mexico's historical synagogues.JTA, 04/06/2017 14:24
Mexico City mayor lays foundation stone of $5 million JCC

Mexico City mayor lays foundation stone of $5 million JCC

The mayor of Mexico’s capital city laid the foundation stone of a Jewish community center slated to cost nearly $ 5.3 million.JTA, 28/03/2017 16:16
Mexican UNESCO envoy paying price for firm stance

Mexican UNESCO envoy paying price for firm stance

Andres Roemer was removed from his position when he refused to vote for the anti-Israel resolution in opposition to Mexico’s stance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/10/2016 20:59
Haredi Jew Shot by Robbers in Mexico City

Haredi Jew Shot by Robbers in Mexico City

24-year-old shot in the lung by robbers while trying to escape, cousins describe his survival as a 'true miracle.'Nitsan Keidar, 24/07/2015 11:33
1,000 at Pro-Israel Demonstration in Mexico

1,000 at Pro-Israel Demonstration in Mexico

Jewish community, Evangelical delegation rally outside Mexico City embassy to show support for Operation Protective Edge.Tova Dvorin, 29/07/2014 16:42
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
6.3-Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Mexico City

6.3-Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Mexico City

A 6.3-magnitude earthquake rattled Mexico in the southwestern state of Guerrero, where a more powerful temblor struck last month. Chana Ya'ar, 02/04/2012 21:36
Obama's Daughter Safe in Mexico City Earthquake

Obama's Daughter Safe in Mexico City Earthquake

US Pres. Barack Obama's daughter was in Oaxaca near the epicenter of an earthquake that struck Mexico Tuesday. Miraculously, she's safe. Chana Ya'ar, 21/03/2012 13:11