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American rabbi’s quote to be centerpiece of public mural in Buenos Aires

The city government and the Latin American Rabbinical Seminary held a contest to design the mural to honor human rights activist Rabbi Marshall Meyer.

By JTA STAFF
06/11/2019
Nazi artifacts at a news conference at the Holocaust museum in Buenos Aires
Most of Nazi trove discovered in Buenos Aires are fakes

The German news service Spiegel reported that 62 of the 72 objects or sets of objects are “counterfeit or falsifications.”

By JTA STAFF
05/11/2019
Argentina sees 107% spike in antisemitism

A poll found that 53% of locals believe that there is discrimination against the Jews

Historic synagogue overrun by squatters returned to Buenos Aires Jews

The rabbi, Shneor “Uri” Mizrahi, had worked to empty the synagogue without a fight by talking with the squatters in an attempt to convince them to vacate.

By JTA STAFF
09/08/2019
All the tributes planned for anniversary of the AMIA Jewish center bombing

Here are many of the tributes that will take place (or have already taken place recently) across Argentina and the world.

By JTA
17/07/2019
A unique monument pays tribute to the victims of the AMIA bombing

A suicide bomber drove his explosives-loaded van into the building of the Jewish Community (AMIA-Asociacion Mutual Israelita Argentina), killing 85 people and injuring hundreds.

By EDUARDO EURNEKIAN
16/07/2019
The 86th victim

International conference on counter-terrorism to open in Buenos Aires

Latin American Jews still don’t have justice after the AMIA massacre

Despite years of activity and rhetoric, justice has not been achieved for the victims, their families and Latin American Jewry — 85 people were killed and 300 injured.

By SHARON NAZARIAN/JTA
17/07/2019
RESCUE WORKERS search for survivors and victims in the rubble left after a powerful car bomb destroy
Musical Kaddish to be performed for AMIA Jewish center bombing victims

“The Colon theatre opens its doors to receive the most breathtaking show of recent times,” reads the official webpage of the opera house.

By JTA
08/07/2019
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