April 27, 2011 11:48am
Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin agreed to help Argentina during the 1982 Falklands War as revenge for Britain’s crackdown on the Irgun during the British mandate of Palestine, according to a new book.
April 17, 2011 5:43pm
An Argentinian rabbi is running for mayor of Buenos Aires.
April 11, 2011 11:19pm
No clear winner emerged in elections to lead the central Jewish institution in Buenos Aires.
April 4, 2011 9:46pm
The terrorist organization al-Qaida is active in Brazil, including planning attacks and recruiting followers, a Brazilian magazine reported.
April 3, 2011 8:15pm
Argentinian Foreign Minister Hector Timerman will visit Israel accompanied by businessmen and relatives of victims of the bombing of a Buenos Aires Jewish center.
March 30, 2011 12:53am
Consternation is mounting in Argentina and Israel after the leaking of a document purportedly showing that Argentina’s foreign minister secretly offered Iran a deal to quash the investigation into the 1994 bombing of the AMIA Jewish community center in exchange for better trade relations with Iran.
March 20, 2011 2:17pm
The 19th annual commemoration of the 1992 bombing of the Israeli Embassy in Buenos Aires reflected concern about the influence of Iran in Latin America.
February 8, 2011 4:27pm
Argentine Foreign Minister Hector Timerman visited the AMIA Jewish community center in Buenos Aires two months after his government recognized a unilateral Palestinian state.
December 7, 2010 12:35am
Argentina has recognized a Palestinian state within the 1967 borders, according to a note sent from President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner to Mahmoud Abbas.
October 27, 2010 11:35pm
An employment program launched more than 35 years ago by AMIA, the main Jewish community organization in Argentina, has grown to become the nation’s largest and helped thousands of people, Jewish or not. Among those adding their salute is President Kirchner.