January 20, 2013 8:12pm
The Latin American Jewish Congress is holding its plenary meeting in Venezuela “to strengthen the link with a community that has difficulties,” according to the organization’s executive director.
December 26, 2012 7:45pm
Argentinean Foreign Minister Hector Timerman met with the relatives of victims of the 1994 AMIA Jewish center bombing to update them on negotiations with Iran.
December 5, 2012 3:05pm
A Buenos Aires radio station that launched its 24-hour broadcasts in the wake of the Israeli embassy bombing there will celebrate its 20th anniversary with a street party and klezmer marathon.
December 5, 2012 11:17am
Ecuador’s president, Rafael Correa, compared the bombing of a Buenos Aires Jewish center that killed 85 to “NATO bombings of Libya.”
November 30, 2012 5:15pm
Representatives of Jewish communities in Spanish-speaking countries are meeting this weekend in Miami to discuss the effects of recent political shifts on Jewish life in the Americas and Iberia.
November 22, 2012 3:23pm
Argentina’s government condemned the actions at an anti-Israel demonstration outside the Israeli Embassy in Buenos Aires.
November 14, 2012 6:31pm
Argentina’s Foreign Ministry rejected a request from the Jewish community and survivors of the AMIA Jewish center bombing for information about current negotiations with Iran over the case.
November 12, 2012 4:46pm
Officials of the Simon Wiesenthal Center met with Ecuadorian authorities to seek their support in asking Cuba to release American prisoner Alan Gross.
November 1, 2012 10:51am
Three days of negotiations between Argentina and Iran over the 1994 bombing of a Buenos Aires Jewish center have been “very positive,” Argentina’s foreign minister announced.
October 29, 2012 2:51pm
Iran and Argentina were set to open bilateral negotiations to discuss the 1994 bombing of the AMIA Jewish community center.