B'nai B'rith President Gary P. Saltzman and CEO Daniel S. Mariaschin spent a week in South America holding high-level meetings with politicians, diplomats, NGOs and religious leaders – including Argentina President Mauricio Macri.
Saltzman and Mariaschin broached a myriad of subjects across their many encounters, including the rise in anti-Semitism, global terrorism, Iran's role in the region, Middle East peace and human rights issues.
Scroll down for a full recap of the visit, including press releases, media coverage and pictures.
B'nai B'rith Leaders Meet With Argentina President
Casa Rosada Press Release: Macri Recibió A Autoridades De B’nai B’rith, Una Organización Judía Defensora Los DDHH
B'nai B'rith International leaders met with Argentina President Mauricio Macri in Buenos Aires to discuss anti-Semitism, terrorism and the case of AMIA special prosecutor Alberto Nisman.
The meeting was widely covered in the Argentine press and was the subject of an official press release from the office of the president, Casa Rosada.
President Macri Meeting Covered In Argentine Press
Saltzman and Mariaschin Meet With Uruguay
Vice President Raúl Sendic
Saltzman And Mariaschin Interviewed By Uruguayan Dailies
B'nai B'rith International President Gary P. Saltzman and CEO Daniel S. Mariaschin spoke with widely-read Uruguayan dailies El Pais and El Observador. Saltzman and Mariaschin denounced the pervasive anti-Semitism at the United Nations and discussed their meeting with Uruguay Vice President Raúl Sendic.
El Pais: Piden a gobierno revertir sesgo antiisraelí en ONU
El Observador: Dirigentes De La B'nai B'rith Denuncian "Antisemitismo" En La ONU
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