• Israel Health Minister Inaugurates Campaign in Uruguay

    Joseph Serha, Israel Minister of Health, inaugurated the Uruguayan United Israel Campaign drive for 1954 at a meeting here last night. A check for $100,000 was handed him by campaign leaders as an advance on the 1954 goal. Earlier in the day, Mr. Serlin had been escorted by Uruguayan Minister of Health Dr. Garcia Capurro… More ▸

  • President of Uruguay Receives Israel Minister of Health

    Joseph Serlin, Israel Minister of Health, arrived here this week-end for a visit and was received in an audience by Uruguayan President Andres Martinez Trueba. Also present during the conversation was Minister of Health Dr. Garcia Capurro. Mr. Serlin later visited the Health Ministry and the Foreign Ministry, where he was presented to Foreign Minister… More ▸

  • Israel Minister Presents Credentials to President of Uruguay

    Dr. Arieh Kubovy, Israel Minister to Argentina and Uruguay, presented his credentials to Uruguayan President Dr. Andres Martinez Trueba at a ceremony here. Afterwards, Dr. Kubovy laid a wreath before the monument of Artigas, Uruguay’s national hero. More ▸

  • Israel Minister to Uruguay Greeted Upon Arrival in Montevideo

    Dr. Arieh Kubovi, Israeli Minister to Argentina and Uruguay was today received by Dr. Fructuoso Pittaluga, Foreign Minister of Uruguay. Earlier, upon his arrival at the airport, Dr. Kubovi was greeted by Uruguayan Foreign Ministry officials and a large crowd of Uruguayan Jews. More ▸

  • Jews in Uruguay Decide to Sell $1,000,000 Worth of Israel Bonds

    A general assembly of the representatives of the Jewish community of Uruguay has enthusiastically endorsed a proposal for the sale of $1,000,000 worth of Israel bonds in the country, it was reported here today from Montevideo. The campaign will be headed by Miron Sheskin, Latin American director of the bond issue, and will be inaugurated… More ▸

  • Sharett Signs Cultural Pact with Uruguay; Honored in Montevideo

    Israel Foreign Minister Moshe Sharett, who is on a Latin American goodwill visit, and Uruguayan Foreign Minister Fractuoso Pittaluga, concluded a cultural treaty here, following a joint visit to President Andres Martinez Trueba. Mr. Sharett presented the President with a silver cup made in Israel especially for him. Interviewed on the radio, the Israel Foreign… More ▸

  • Sharett Arrives in Uruguay; Given Military Salute on Landing

    Israel Foreign Minister Moshe Sharett was given a military reception here last night when he arrived from Buenos Aires on the third leg of his South American goodwill tour. The Israeli Minister was met at the port by Uruguayan Foreign Minister J. Pittaluga and a company of sailors who gave the Israeli leader a military… More ▸

  • Uruguay Government Names Public School “state of Israel”

    In a demonstration of friendship between Uruguay and Israel, the Uruguay Government has named a public school in honor of the Jewish State. At an impressive ceremony here attended by representatives of the Uruguayan Ministry of Education and of the Israel Government, the school was given the name “State of Israel.” During the ceremony, the… More ▸

  • Brazil and Uruguay Will Establish Legations in Israel

    Uruguay and Brazil will soon establish legations in Israel, Yaakov Tsur, Israel Minister to Uruguay and Argentina, announced here today on his return from Israel. Agreement on the exchange of between Brazil and Israel was reached last month. The Israeli diplomat said he brought personal greetings from Dr. Chaim Weizmann, President of Israel, in the… More ▸