The city government and the Latin American Rabbinical Seminary held a contest to design the mural to honor human rights activist Rabbi Marshall Meyer.
The German news service Spiegel reported that 62 of the 72 objects or sets of objects are “counterfeit or falsifications.”
A poll found that 53% of locals believe that there is discrimination against the 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.
Here are many of the tributes that will take place (or have already taken place recently) across Argentina and the world.
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.
International conference on counter-terrorism to open in Buenos Aires
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.
“The Colon theatre opens its doors to receive the most breathtaking show of recent times,” reads the official webpage of the opera house.