The Bats are Back in the Wuhan Food Market

The Chinese wet markets have reopened, bats and other animals are again being sold for food.

UK Will Not Burn Bodies of Jewish Corona Victims After Outcry By Jewish Community

A clause was included in a Parliamentary bill, allowing for families of the deceased to oppose cremation out of religious reasons.

Prince Charles, Greta Thunberg, Harvey Weinstein Among Celebrities Who Tested Positive for Coronavirus

Teenage climate change angry rebel Greta Thunberg announced on Tuesday that she has self-isolated after showing coronavirus symptoms.

Israeli Imprisoned in Thailand to Serve Remainder of Sentence in Israel

Nati Hadad was arrested in 2017 and sentenced a year after for running an illegal medical clinic and a firearms offense.

Japanese Firm Starts Testing Coronavirus DNA Vaccine on Animals

AnGes noted that unlike attenuated vaccines, created by reducing the virulence of a pathogen, but still keeping it viable (or "alive"), DNA vaccines are safe, as they have no pathogenicity.

2020 Tokyo Olympic Games to be Postponed Due to COVID-19 Coronavirus

“The parameters going forward have not been determined, but the Games are not going to start on July 24, that much I know."

German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Quarantine After Meeting with Infected Doctor

The news came just after Merkel had announced a raft of nationwide measures aimed at limiting contact between people.

Eurovision 2020 Canceled over COVID-19 Pandemic Threat

She was to sing “Feker Libi,” (The Love of My Life, or My Beloved) in four languages – Amharic (Ethiopian), Hebrew, English and Arabic.

Israel’s Ambassador to Germany Tests Positive for COVID-19

The entire embassy staff immediately entered self-quarantine when the ambassador was diagnosed. The Israeli Embassy in Berlin was closed.

Milan Jewish Leader Michele Sciama Succumbs to Coronavirus at 79

He was driven by "an overwhelming force, a fire that animated him and that forced those around him to share his planning.

Police to Enforce Quarantine in France: ‘We Are at War,’ Says Macron

France deployed 100,000 police officers Monday night at fixed checkpoints to monitor the activities of citizens in each local area.

Reports: Antwerp Police Raided Synagogues that Ran Shabbat Services Against Government Orders

Antwerp police warned officials at the raided synagogues that next time each participant would be fined 350 euros ($390).

Jewish Agency to Assist Italian Jews Facing Coronavirus Pandemic

President of Italy’s Jewish community: this is the worst crisis we’ve endured since WWII.

US Govt. Human Rights Report Reveals Abuses in Iran, PA, Gaza and Israel

The US State Department released its annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices, shedding light on the global human rights situation in 2019. In a...

Two Americans, One British Soldier Dead in Rocket Attack in Iraq

Missile barrage on military base north of Baghdad wounds 12, Iranian proxy group believed to be responsible.

Trump Suspends Most Air Travel, NBA Shuts Down, Tom Hanks Tested Positive, Coronavirus in...

By now evidence exists on six continents that the virus has infected more than 120,000 people and killed more than 4,300.

Netanyahu: The Coronavirus Crisis is Fundamentally Different, It Will Get Harder Before It Gets...

Netanyahu: "With G-d's help and the cooperation of all of us, we will overcome this crisis."

World Health Organization Declares Coronavirus Pandemic

"We are deeply concerned both by the alarming levels of spread and severity, and by the alarming levels of inaction."

Polish Schools, Public Institutions Closed, Army Chief Diagnosed with Coronavirus

According to the Polish authorities, most of the coronavirus cases in Poland were individuals returning from Germany.

Japanese Company Developing COVID-19 Treatment Using Recovered Patients’ Plasma

TAK-888 is a drug harvested from the blood plasma of recovered COVID-19 patients, to collect the antibodies.

Italy Expands Coronavirus Restrictions to Include Entire Country

There are currently 9,172 people in Italy diagnosed with the virus with 563 people who have been killed by the illness to date.

French Culture Minister Infected with Coronavirus

At present, there are 1,412 people in France who are infected with the virus, which has killed 30 so far in the country.

Israel to Quarantine All Incoming Passengers Regardless of Country of Origin

For the next 2 weeks, everyone entering Israel will be required to enter quarantine for 2 weeks.

Israeli School for Syrian Refugee Children in Greece Burns Down, Arson Suspected

"Erdogan opens the borders to allow refugees to move into Greece, creating a boiling point that causes a lot of frustration for the local residents, and encourages far right groups to raise their heads."

Auschwitz-to-Birkenau March Postponed Over Fear of Coronavirus

While the march itself is being postponed, the March of the Living organization will launch a campaign under the slogan: “Never Means Never.”

Italy Gambles its Economy Against Coronavirus Quarantine

The total number of infections in Italy rose to 7,375 from 5,883 on Sunday, and those who died from the virus skyrocketed from 133 to 366.

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