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  • Son of Shoah survivors to challenge Chavez

    February 13, 2012 | 11:15 am

    Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles Radonski, the grandson of Holocaust survivors, will challenge President Hugo Chavez in upcoming elections.

    Capriles, 39, governor of the Miranda state, won a primary Sunday with 61 percent of the vote to become the unity candidate...

  • Venezuelan Jews protest broadcast of ‘Protocols’

    May 25, 2011 | 10:27 am

    Venezuela’s largest Jewish advocacy group has protested to the government a state-run radio broadcast that positively referenced the anti-Semitic “Protocols of the Elders of Zion.”

    In a formal complaint filed this week with the Public Ministry, the Venezuelan Confederation of...

  • Israeli Official Describes Venezuelan Embassy Ouster

    April 2, 2009 | 12:48 pm

    On Feb. 6, Shlomo Cohen, Israel’s ambassador in Caracas, Venezuela’s capital city, received an unwelcome and distressing phone call. The government of Venezuela was expelling all Israeli diplomats and staff — they had 72 hours to leave the country.

    In a country whose...