Posts Tagged ‘Argentina’

Diaspora in Argentina Marks Greek Independence with Majestic Video

The Greek community in Argentina marked the bicentennial of the Greek War of Independence by proudly flying the Greek flag over Buenos Aires. A drone was used by the Hellenic Collective of Buenos Aires to make a spectacular video of the celebrations. It flew over some of the most spectacular monuments of the Argentinian capital which […]

Iran futsal team to play Argentina, Hungary: report

TEHRAN – Iran national futsal team will play two friendly matches with Argentina and Hungary in Tehran. The Persian will first participate in SAT International Futsal Championship Thailand 2021, which was slated for May 18 to 23 in Bangkok. Iran will reportedly host Argentine and Hungary in Tehran in June as part of preparation for […]

WATCH: Vehicle carrying Argentina’s president ATTACKED by angry protesters

A van carrying Argentina’s president was attacked by a group of protesters as he visited the wildfire-ravaged region of Patagonia. The activists reportedly protested against plans to resume open-pit mining in the area. President Alberto Fernandez got up-close and personal with Argentinian protesters as he visited a community center in the southern province of Chubut. […]

Jewish Agency pays tribute to Argentina community leader Eduardo Elsztain

Hundreds of global Jewish leaders attending The Jewish Agency for Israel’s virtual Board of Governors joined the organization’s Chairman of the Executive Isaac Herzog and Chairman of the Board Michael Siegal in paying tribute to Argentinian businessman Eduardo Elsztain, a leader of the Jewish community. Elsztain was lauded for his key role in strengthening ties […]

Argentina’s health minister forced to resign amid COVID vaccine scandal

President Alberto Fernández removed Argentina’s health minister on Friday after a well-known local journalist said he had been given a coronavirus vaccination preferentially after requesting one from the minister. The president “instructed his chief of staff to request the resignation of health minister” Ginés González García, who is in charge of the government’s COVID-19 strategy, […]

Argentina Jews criticize former president after death for AMIA scandal

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Just hours after his death, the Argentine umbrella Jewish group DAIA sharply criticized former president Carlos Menem, who was in that office during both of the country’s bloody terrorist attacks on Jewish institutions in the 1990s. The Delegation of Argentine Israelite Associations wrote in a Twitter thread on Sunday that Menem […]

Bitcoin uses more energy than all of Argentina

Bitcoin is a huge energy hog. And Tesla’s recent announcement that it had bought $1.5 billion bitcoin — and will soon accept the cryptocurrency as payment for its cars — will only encourage more energy usage. Inhabitat reported on Bitcoin’s out-of-control energy use in 2018. Back then, we noted that Bitcoin was on track to use as much energy […]

Interpol issues red alert for rabbi from Argentina suspected of sex abuse

Interpol has issued a red alert for the arrest of an immigrant from Argentina who is wanted there on suspicion of the sexual abuse of at least two teenage minors. The red alert was issued against 44-year-old Rabbi Marcelo Krawiec, following a request from the Criminal and Correctional Court No. 18 in Argentina at the […]

Argentina Jewish family attacked by people shouting ‘Death to Jews’

A Jewish family in Argentina was physically attacked and verbally attacked with antisemitic epithets while driving to a vacation spot in the province of Cordoba. The family was traveling by car from La Falda to La Cumbre, a mountain destination 10 miles away in central Argentina where some Orthodox Jews go for summer holidays. The […]

Argentina Jewish family attacked by passengers in car shouting ‘Death to the Jews’

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Mexican President on Following Argentina: Women Should Decide Whether to Legalize Abortion

Photo Credit: IsaacVP/Wikipedia MEXICO CITY (Reuters) — Mexico’s president said on Thursday that women should decide whether the country should legalize abortion, but he declined to take a position on the issue, which is still opposed by many Mexicans. One day after the Argentine Senate voted to make abortion legal, Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador […]

Thousands of Depraved Women Celebrate in Streets as Argentina Legalizes Abortion

[embedded content] BUENOS AIRES — Thousands of depraved women cheered, cried, chanted and danced in the streets on Wednesday after Argentina’s Senate voted to legalize the murder of unborn children up to 14 weeks (nearly four months gestation). Abortion had previously been outlawed in the country, with the exception of rape and the life of […]

Argentina’s rabbinical seminary expands to Uruguay

The Latin American Rabbinical Seminary based in Argentina is opening a new branch in Uruguay, a country that has lured many South Americans during the pandemic with tax breaks and a low COVID-19 infection rate. Daniel Dolinsky, rabbi of Nueva Congregación Israelita de Montevideo or NCI, will be the director of the new institution in […]

Argentina’s Senate Approves Bill Legalizing Abortion

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina’s Senate passed a law legalizing abortion early Wednesday after a marathon 12-hour session, a victory for the women’s movement that has been fighting for the right for decades. The vote means that abortion will be legalized in Pope Francis’ homeland up to the 14th week of pregnancy, and also will […]

AMIA bombing suspect acquitted by Argentina court, Jewish org. outraged

The Argentine Israelite Mutual Association (AMIA) suspect Carlos Telleldín, accused of providing the car bomb in the 1994 terror attack on the building in Buenos Aires that killed 85 and left more than 300 injured, was acquitted in a verdict delivered by federal judges Javier Ríos, Andrés Basso and Fernando Canero on Wednesday.The AMIA and […]

Argentina May Soon Become The Largest Latin American Nation To Legalize Abortion

The lower house of Argentina’s legislature on Thursday will begin debate on a bill to legalize abortion, putting the country on track to become the largest Latin American nation to decriminalize the procedure. Passage of the legislation, which would allow abortions until the 14th week of pregnancy, would be a major milestone for Argentina’s feminist […]

Mob Storms Argentina’s Presidential Palace During Diego Maradona Funeral

Police and mourners clashed in Buenos Aires on Thursday at the funeral of soccer star Diego Armando Maradona as thousands of people physically competed to pay their respects. According to local media, thousands of people wishing to pay tribute to the 60-year-old Argentine were told to join the queue outside the Casa Rosada presidential palace. […]

About 300 firefighters try to control fires in Cordoba, Argentina

Some 300 firefighters tried to put out on Thursday two large forest fires that are still active in a mountainous area of Córdoba province, in central Argentina. Dozens of people have been evacuated from the area. One of the fires was heading towards a valuable old church, Estancia La Candelaria, the largest of the Jesuit […]

Jorge Kirszenbaum, human rights activist and former head of of Argentina’s Jewish community, dies at 72

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Hitler Escaped to Argentina & Died Old Age

Hitler Escaped to Argentina & Died Old: Pictures of Him After the War, FBI Documents, DNA Analysis of Skull & Pictures of His House Conspiracy Daily Update.com Brian Hyland Jul 31, 2016 We all know who Hitler was and that our history books say that he died in 1945 in a suicide pact with his newlywed, […]

Argentina battles fires in Paraná Delta

Firefighters continued to combat fires in the wetlands of the Paraná River Delta, destroying habitats in an area close to 200 square miles. The Argentine government sent fire hydrant planes, helicopters, rangers, and firefighters to combat the outbreaks in the grasslands that started earlier in the year. Residents of Rosario, the largest city affected by […]

Palestine FA Thanks Argentina for Canceling its Pre-World Cup ‘Friendly’ with Israel

Daniel Edwards Goal.com Argentina’s controversial friendly against Israel has been suspended after the match scheduled in Jerusalem provoked waves of protest, according to multiple reports.  According to sources close to the Argentine FA, consulted by the NA agency, concerns over player and fan security for the game that was to be played on Saturday led to its cancellation, […]

Israel Pushes FIFA To Punish Argentina Over Solidarity with Palestine

BUENOS AIRES – With the backing of the Israeli Football Association (IFA), Comtec, an Israeli production company, has announced that it will send a delegation to FIFA headquarters Switzerland and push for the Argentinian football team to be removed from the upcoming World Cup in retaliation for the recent decision of Argentina’s Football Association to […]

Argentina Just Made History With Biggest IMF Bailout Loan Ever

Just a few weeks after Argentina became ground zero for the coming Emerging Market crisis, when its currency suddenly collapsed at the end of April amid soaring inflation, exploding capital outflows and a central bank that was far behind the curve (as in “13% of rate hikes in a week” behind)… … the IMF has […]

Things Get Messi After Argentina Cancels Soccer Match with Israel

Argentina’s cancellation of a friendly against Israel because of Israeli attempts to exploit the match politically is likely to reverberate far beyond the world of soccer and spotlights the risks of Israeli efforts to persuade the international community to recognize Jerusalem as its capital. The Argentinian decision suggests that despite the fact several countries, including East […]

AOR PODCAST: Argentina Kick Israel Down Over Gaza Massacre

The Axis Of Resistance (AOR) Podcast, hosted by Robert Inlakesh, discusses developing issues in the Middle-East with a primary focus Palestine. Argentina have cancelled a ‘friendly’ football match against Israel, scheduled to take place in Jerusalem, after Pro-Palestinian pressure. The stand taken by Argentina demonstrates just how bad the Israel Regime is looking to those […]

Palestinians thank Argentina for cancelling match with Israeli occupation

Palestinians have thanked the Argentinian football team and star forward Lionel Messi for cancelling their friendly match with Israel scheduled for Saturday, according to the Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI). Football fans and Palestinian human rights supporters had urged the Argentinian team to cancel the match, set to take place in an […]

Palestinians score as Argentina cancels Israel match

Ali Abunimah Activism and BDS Beat 6 June 2018 Argentina national team player Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring a goal for his club side Barcelona during a Spanish league match against Real Madrid, in Barcelona, 6 May. Joan Gosa Xinhua Palestinians are celebrating the news that Argentina – and its star Lionel Messi – will […]

Argentina Is Suddenly on the Verge of Another Economic Collapse

By Daisy Luther The economic collapse of Argentina in 2001 is the stuff of prepper legends. For years, it was the example that we pointed to when trying to convince others that, yes, it really can happen. (Now, of course, that example has been replaced by the dramatic fall of Venezuela.) There’s even a fantastic book about the […]

President says Argentina will continue to fight for the Falklands, 36 years after bloody war

Located almost 13,000km from British shores and some 1,500km from Argentina, the Falkland Islands – also known as Las Malvinas – are the subject of a 200-year sovereignty dispute. Its bloodiest chapter came in 1982, when 900 people died in a war to decide the ownership of the islands, which were inhabited by fewer than […]

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