President-Elect Javier Milei Travels to NYC Together With ‘George Soros Protege’ to Meet With Chabad-Lubavitch, Visit Rebbe’s Grave


by Chris Menahan, Information Liberation:

President-elect Javier Milei traveled to New York City together with “a protege of George Soros” and donned a kippah to visit the grave of Rabbi Menachem Schneerson for his first foreign trip after his surprise victory.

“President-elect Javier Milei of Argentina flew to New York this morning to pray at the Ohel, the resting place of the Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson, of righteous memory,” said Monday on X.

“The non-Jewish Milei has not been shy about the inspiration he has gained from the Rebbe and his teachings, nor his admiration for the Jewish people. Today’s pilgrimage to the Rebbe’s resting place in Queens, N.Y., is his first foreign trip since his surprise election as president of Argentina on Oct. 22.”


“For his trip to New York, Milei traveled with a few members of his future cabinet, as well as Marc Stanley, the U.S. ambassador to Argentina, and Gerardo Werthein, an Argentinean Jewish businessman who is rumored to be in the running to become Argentina’s ambassador in Washington, D.C.,” JTA reported.

“Another Argentinean Jewish businessman accompanied him to the rabbi’s grave. Eduardo Elsztain is chairman and chief executive of IRSA, Argentina’s largest real estate company, which manages the largest shopping malls in Buenos Aires. Elsztain, a protege of the Jewish financier George Soros, has also supported Chabad social programs and Jewish youth-related projects in Argentina.”

Milei on Saturday visited “renowned Kabbalist Rabbi David Pinto” in Buenos Aires to take part in a “havdalah ceremony” and receive a “special blessing” from the Kabbalist.

Read More @