In this video clip, Venezuela’s National Assembly cheers the expulsion of Israel’s ambassador to Caracas with shouts of "Palestine!", Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez calls upon the country’s Jews to condemn Israel’s actions in Gaza and a crowd applauds a speaker’s call for Jews to condemn the "holocaust of the Palestinian people."
Uriel Heilman is JTA's former managing editor. He is now director of business development at 70 Faces Media. Follow him on Twitter at @urielheilman.