Latin Americans build in Har Nof

Jewish groups of potential home buyers from Mexico and Venezuela are building a new community of 70 apartments in the Har Nof neighborhood of Jerusalem to the far west.

At the beginning of this year the Venezualan President Hugo Chavez broke off diplomatic relations with Israel and expelled the Israeli ambassador.  A month after the break in diplomatic relations a synagogue in Caracas was attacked.  The Jewish community of  Caracas numbers about 15,000 and warned that the denunciations of via the national press in Venezuela fomented the attacks.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s