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Chilean Jews support this right-wing presidential candidate, his father was likely a Nazi

Documents obtained by the AP suggest that the late Michael Kast joined the Nazi party in 1942, when he was 18.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
11/12/2021

'Love is love:' Chile Congress passes same-sex marriage in historic vote

Same-sex marriage was legalized in Chile in a historic vote, just weeks before a divisive presidential election.

By REUTERS
07/12/2021

Chile’s Jews, under anti-Zionist ‘siege,’ back far-right candidate

As in most other Latin American Jewish communities, the majority of Chilean Jews are staunch Zionists who stand behind more conservative leaders because of their perceived support of Israel. 

By ALAN GRABINSKY/JTA
24/11/2021
Hermann Goering

Chilean newspaper draws outrage with tribute to Nazi leader Göring

Göring was found guilty of conspiracy, crimes against peace, war crimes, and crimes against humanity.

By ORGE CASTELLANO/JTA
26/10/2021
A demonstrator waves a Chilean flag during a protest against Chile's government, in Santiago, Chile

Leading Chilean presidential candidate faces accusations of antisemitism

Daniel Jadue, the grandson of Palestinian immigrants who runs the Communist Party of Chile, has taken criticism after his high school yearbook page circulated online last month.

By JTA STAFF
07/07/2021
Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement, also known as BDS.

Chilean Congress drafts bill to boycott goods from Israeli settlements

The boycott bill is the latest in a series of measures taken by Chile's Congress and municipalities in the South American country.

04/06/2021
A healthcare worker prepares to administer a dose of Sinovac's CoronaVac coronavirus disease (COVID-

Chile studies COVID-19 'green card' similar to Israel's green passport

Chile's vaccination drive is the fastest in Latin America thus far, and among the top five globally in terms of percentage of its population with at least one shot.

By REUTERS
30/04/2021
Israel Syria border

Lone Soldier surprises his family in Chile while disguised as delivery man

David went through a year and four months of training to become a combat soldier. When he finished, he decided to fly home to surprise his parents whom he hadn't seen for quite some time.

By MAARIV ONLINE
01/04/2021
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