Uri Orbach, a leading Bayit Yehudi (Jewish Home) Knesset Member and outgoing Pensioners’ Minister, is in the hospital for recurring blood disease, but his condition has improved slightly and is now not considered the be life-threatening.
He was hospitalized two weeks ago, and his condition deteriorated over the weekend but improved on Monday.
Now I must devote my time to urgent and important treatment for my health,” Orbach, a former journalist, wrote on Facebook “At present I must focus immediately on treating my condition to get back to health. Thank you for your prayers on my behalf.”
He asked people not to visit but to pray for a complete and speedy recovery for Uri Shraga ben Penina.