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  • They call me Matajudios

    What’s in a name? A lot when it literally means “kill Jews.”

  • Jews score big at Argentina’s version of Emmys

    One-third of this year’s Tato Awards went to Jewish figures in the Argentine television industry.

  • Argentina’s history-making rabbi-lawmaker wears Jewishness on his sleeve

    With his party’s narrow victory on Sunday, it is believed that Buenos Aires legislator Sergio Bergman will be the only Diaspora rabbi to serve in a national parliament.

  • All you need is love

    That’s the message Israel is promoting this month at its stand at the Buenos Aires Book Fair. It’s a far cry from The House of Islam, another stand at the fair that displayed a book whose cover showed the Statue of Liberty with the face of George W. Bush. Instead of the traditional torch, the…

  • Israeli 24-hour global news channel to launch

    A new Israeli television channel that will broadcast news 24 hours a day in English, French and Arabic is set to launch this summer.

  • Argentinian Jewish groups file petition against Iran pact

    Jewish organizations in Argentina petitioned the country’s federal court to order the government to stop its joint probe with Iran of the 1994 terrorist attack on the Buenos Aires JCC.

  • Buenos Aires Jewish community marks embassy bombing

    The Jewish community of Buenos Aires commemorated the anniversary of a deadly attack on the city’s Israeli embassy.

  • Interpol won’t lift arrest warrants for Iranians wanted in AMIA bombing

    Interpol will not lift the arrest warrants for Iranians suspected of involvement in the 1994 bombing of the AMIA Jewish community center in Buenos Aires, despite Tehran’s supposed cooperation with Argentina in investigating the event.

  • Israel launches ad campaign in Argentina to mark 1992 embassy bombing

    The Israeli Embassy in Argentina is launching an ad campaign to mark the 21st anniversary of the 1992 bombing that killed 29.

  • Argentina’s Congress approves joint investigation with Iran

    Over Jewish community protests, Argentina’s Congress approved an agreement with Iran to jointly investigate the 1994 bombing of the Buenos Aires AMIA Jewish center.