Let us not forget, as this article makes clear, that Israel--for all its claims about representing the world's Jews-- did not lift a finger for the gravely threatened Argentine Jews, many of whom died at the hands of the military regime. Israel's interests in selling arms and connecting with right wing regimes came first. A shameful episode which Israel has never acknowledged.
French tourist arrested for waving Israeli flag on Temple Mount (Haaretz)
from the article: Videla and the Jews of Argentina: The closing of a painful circle