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Dozens of Brazilian Olim Arrive in Time for Israel’s Purim Carnivals

Immigration from Brazil has more than doubled since 2013, and more than 1,000 Brazilian Jews have started the Aliyah process.

Uruguay Jewish Businessman Stabbed to Death in Islamist Anti-Semitic Attack

The attacker admitted that with the stabbing he was targeting the entire Jewish community in the town.

Argentina Spymaster Testifies Fernandez Govt Involved in Death of Prosecutor Alberto Nisman

Testimony implies former Pres. Cristina Fernandez and her government may have murdered Alberto Nisman.

Prosecutor Confirms: Alberto Nisman Was Murdered

Nisman was the chief investigator of the 1994 car bombing of a Jewish center in Buenos Aires that killed 85.

Israeli Government Pledges To Invest Over One Million Shekels in Encouraging Brazilian Aliyah

The money will also go towards encouraging aliyah, provide preparatory aliyah seminars, and finding full-time employment for new immigrants prior to their move to Israel.

MK Oren: Israel Must Realize Full Potential in Latin America

Closing missions in South America costs the Israel more money than keeping them active would have done.

Hezbollah Terror Cell Busted by US Drug Enforcement Administration

A Hezbollah terror cell has been charged with drug trafficking in Europe by the US Drug Enforcement Administration.

Brazilian MP Calls Government ‘Amateurs’ over Dani Dayan Controversy

“Throughout the history of Brazilian diplomacy ... this is the first ... rejection of an ambassador from a democratically elected government."

Israel Sends Donations to Flood Victims in Paraguay, Uruguay

Israel’s embassies in each country are contributing supplies worth $10,000 to help hundreds of displaced citizens.

Retaliation: El Salvador May Move Israeli Embassy to Ramallah

Israel is also planning to close its embassy in Minsk, to be followed by the closing down of the Belarus mission to Tel Aviv.

Report: If Brazil Rejects Dayan, Ambassador’s Post Will Remain Empty

This would effectively downgrade the relationship between the two countries.

Analysis: Rare Friendship Sours As 40 Brazilian Diplomats Oppose Dayan’s Appointment

President Rousseff has not outright rejected the Dayan appointment, hoping that Israel would quietly withdraw it.

Dani Dayan: Tzipi Livni Joined with Arab MKs to Torpedo my Brazil Appointment

Dani Dayan is bitter and hurting over what he knows to be the working behind the scenes of one MK Tzipi Livni

Hotoveli Threatens Downgrading Brazil Ties Unless ‘Settler’ Ambassador Accepted

Dayan is a personal appointment of the prime minister, and snubbing him is like snubbing Bibi.

The Age of Chavez May Be Over As Venezuelan Opposition Wins in Landslide

In the last 15 years more than half of the country’s Jews have left Venezuela, with the local community’s numbers dropping from about 25,000 Jews in 2000 to only 7,000 today.

Brazil May be Boycotting Settler as an Ambassador

If Brazil does not accept Dani Dayan as an ambassador, it could set a precedent that would block "settlers" from the post elsewhere in the world.

Report: Argentina to Purchase 14 Kfir Combat Jets from Israel

The new contract between Israel and Argentina is good news for the Lahav plant of the Israeli aircraft industry.

Fake Bomb Discovered in Israeli Embassy in Uruguay

The suspicious object, the third this year at the embassy, was placed on the same day of a BDS rally.

Arab Expats in Chile Hoping to Disrupt Relations with Israel

Expat Arabs in Chile are trying to convince the Santiago government to declare Israel's ambassador to be "persona non grata."

Eichmann’s Daughter in Law Realizes ‘Grandpa’ Is Career Killer

“Grandpa,” she argued, “wasn’t a bad person, he obeyed orders and did not personally kill anyone.”

Dani Dayan Appointed Israel Ambassador to Brazil

Former head of the Judea and Samaria Regional Council Dani Dayan has been appointed as Israel Ambassador to Brazil.

Chabad’s ‘Roving Rabbis’ Dispersed on Tisha B’Av

Chabad's "Roving Rabbis" are spending Tisha B'Av in far flung corners of the globe this weekend.

Argentinean Jews Reject Gov’t Plan to Include Iran in Probe of Bombing

Argentinean Jewish community has rejected a government plan to work with Iran to investigate the 1994 bombing of the Argentine-Israeli Mutual Association (AMIA) that...

Argentine Prez Cristina Kirchner Doesn’t Get Why her Shylock Comment Angers Jews

The 'Shylock' is Jewish Billionaire Paul Singer, whom Kirchner has actually accused of behaving like a vulture — for insisting Argentina pay him back the $1.5 billion they owe him.

Iran Grants Venezuela $500 Million Line of Credit

Iran has deep financial ties with Venezuela and other South American countries.

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