Former settler leader Dani Dayan will not become Israel’s ambassador to Brazil, a top government official reportedly said.
Hillel Rio announced it would not close down just three hours after lamenting that it would, all via its Facebook page.
A new building housing the first Palestinian Authority embassy in the Western Hemisphere was inaugurated in Brasilia.
An influential Brazilian ex-governor and government minister compared the media treatment of ex-President Luis Inacio Lula da Silva to that of the Nazis against Jews and other minorities during the Holocaust.
The ambassador of the Palestinian Authority in Brazil joined several Jewish and non-Jewish officials to commemorate the Holocaust at a ceremony in Brazil’s capital.
Israel made a “mistake” in naming former settler leader Dani Dayan as its ambassador to Brazil, a Brazilian official said.
It’s going gangbusters in Germany now that its for sale there but a Brazilian publisher has decided to cancel the release of a new printing of “Mein Kampf” after strong pressure from the Jewish community and scholars.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said if Brazil won’t approve former settler leader Dani Dayan as its ambassador, Israel won’t offer another diplomat.
An Brazilian columnist is in hot water for calling into question Jewish loyalties in an ongoing diplomatic row with Israel.
A group of 40 retired Brazilian diplomats signed a statement against Israel’s controversial appointment of former settler leader Dani Dayan as ambassador in Brasila.