Venezuelan Jews

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How Venezuela’s remaining Jews are hanging on amid the crisis

How Venezuela’s remaining Jews are hanging on amid the crisis

Venezuela’s Jewish community is down to 6,000 members and shrinking from a height of 25,000 members in the 1990s.Ben Sales/JTA, 03/05/2019 14:49
Venezuelan Jews ‘accept’ Israel’s recognition of opposition head

Venezuelan Jews ‘accept’ Israel’s recognition of opposition head

Rabbi Isaac Cohen’s statement seems to contradict his community’s policy of neutrality in the power struggle.JTA, 02/02/2019 20:06
Venezuelan president meets Jewish leaders to build cooperation

Venezuelan president meets Jewish leaders to build cooperation

President Nicolas Maduro welcomes Jewish leaders at the governmental palace to strengthen cooperation.JTA, 24/02/2017 05:04
Venezuelan Jews slam anti-Semitic magazine cover

Venezuelan Jews slam anti-Semitic magazine cover

Venezuela's umbrella Jewish organization slams weekly magazine with cover blaming "rabbis" and "Israelites" for an illegal money exchange.JTA, 23/08/2016 03:25