is JTA's correspondent in Rio de Janeiro. A freelance journalist and columnist, he contributes to Brazilian Jewish newspapers, magazines and news portals. He also produces news content for Web sites.
October 22, 2009 5:07pm
Israel’s chief rabbi rapped a Brazilian official over a scheduled visit to the country by Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.
October 4, 2009 7:58pm
Brazilian Jewish youth welcomed the postponement of a national university admission exam that had been slated for the first day of Sukkot.
August 5, 2009 10:26pm
A Jewish cultural center opened in Brazil.
July 24, 2009 8:11am
Brazilian soccer star Ronaldo is set to play himself in an Iranian movie about a Palestinian girl who was killed in a refugee camp in Lebanon.
July 23, 2009 4:42pm
Israel’s foreign minister met with Brazil’s president one day after Brazil was announced as Mahmoud Ahamadinejad’s first international visit in his second term.
July 23, 2009 4:32pm
A Jewish tourist from Brazil died while climbing Masada during a heat wave that hit Israel.
July 20, 2009 4:37pm
Israel’s foreign minister departed on a Latin America tour to increase trade and strengthen ties with several countries.
June 22, 2009 3:55pm
A major Brazilian city made the teaching of the Holocaust mandatory in its public schools.
June 18, 2009 9:52pm
A longtime Brazilian Jewish official became Israel’s first honorary consul in Rio de Janeiro.
June 9, 2009 4:29pm
Brazil’s two major soccer teams will hold a “peace match” in the Palestinian Authority.