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Argentina, Uruguay clash and draw in Tel Aviv's Bloomfield Stadium

The two South American rivals brought their culture and vigor to the Israeli pitch, in one of the largest soccer matches to ever grace the state.

Clean Energy Israel
10% green electricity for Israel in 2020?

Despite the rather sobering numbers, Israel did register some successes in its strive to produce green energy.

By RACHELI WACKS
10/11/2019
Darkness spreads in South America; Uruguay, Argentina suffer power outage

Electrical supply company Edesur tweeted that a massive failure happened in the electrical interconnection system.

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Anti-Israel Uruguayan hostel rejects Israeli guests

The government of Uruguay slammed Israel’s ambassador for using social media to criticize a statement by the country’s chancellor that called Tel Aviv the capital of the Jewish state.

By JTA
14/01/2018
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Uruguayan Holocaust memorial vandalized with antisemitic slurs

Vandals used black paint to write slurs including “The Holocaust of the Jewish people is the biggest lie in history,” “Only 300,000 Jews died from typhus” and “Gas chambers were a fraud.”

By JTA
16/10/2017
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Uruguay opens $20 million security center fueled by Israeli technology

The Israeli technology consists of hardware and software equipment, including the high definition cameras with License Plate Recognition.

By JTA
29/12/2016
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Uruguay's parliament and Knesset sign cooperation agreement

The agreement was signed as part of a Knesset delegation to South America, that includes stops in Paraguay and Argentina.

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Uruguay Jew stabbed to death in suspected anti-Semitic attack

Social media users speculated that the assailant shouted “Allahu akhbar” during the attack, though this has yet to be confirmed by authorities.

10/03/2016
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Foreign Ministry denies reports of Uruguay investigating Israeli embassy worker

According to local media reports, local police named an Israeli embassy security worker as the main suspect in planting a fake bomb on June 17 in Montevideo.

By DANA SOMBERG/MAARIV HASHAVUA , JPOST.COM STAFF
05/07/2015
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Uruguay: Israeli embassy worker suspected in planting fake bomb

Suspect has worked for mission for the past 8years; police say fake explosive found last month may have been planted to test police response time.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
05/07/2015
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