"We urge anyone who has symptoms during the isolation to contact MDA 101 Hotline."
Pesach programs are now taking calls from customers who want a refund, and getting one is not always simple.
“Israel’s coronavirus lockdown has affected the daily livelihood of 75 percent of the PA workers in Israel."
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Researchers at the Institute led by Professor Shmuel Shapira, said the development phase of the antibody has been completed.
A group of high school students from the Negev Bedouin town of Keseifa were at Masada at the same time as South Korean tourists.
"There's nothing easy about this decision. . . I can also tell you it's the right thing to do. It will clearly help us save lives.”
The rescue, spearheaded by Likud MK Nir Barkat, involved intense efforts by Israel’s National Security Council and the use of a Boeing 767 belonging to billionaire philanthropists Dr. Miriam and Sheldon Adelson.
The air—rightly or not—is rife with a sense of loss of direction and control.
The Rebbe was experiencing "mild symptoms" when he was diagnosed.
"I can say, sadly, many of you still do not understand the level of danger facing us. This is not a children’s game. This is a matter of life and death."
COGAT's enforcement activity was cut to only 30% in the wake of the pandemic, and as a result, grave robbers and treasure hunters have been roaming unmolested throughout the ancient sites of Judea and Samaria.
This past Friday, there were more than 2,000 new cases of COVID-19 diagnosed in Israel.
"I will follow the guidelines. . . There’s no room for taking chances.”
"The epidemic today is one of panic, that's how everyone reacts. Everyone is in a panic and this is how the world is carrying on. "
Having a blue and white vaccine is of strategic value. Scientific and biological independence is a strategic asset.
"If everybody cooperates, both in strictly adhering to the rules and in being vaccinated, we will emerge from this and it is very likely that Israel will be the first country in the world to do so."
A total lockdown is much like unspecific, broad radiation for a cancer patient. It stops the spread of the disease, but there's a clear danger that the patient won't survive the treatment.
To date, 1,103 people have died from the coronavirus in Israel.
A similar study at around the same time at Mt. Sinai in New York City found 31 percent of COVID-19 patients there also had dilation of the right ventricle.
The Health Ministry estimates that the country is currently at the peak of morbidity, but next week will see a decrease.
Anyone who holds a valid visa to immigrate to Israel is entitled enter Israel under the Law of Return, even though the borders are currently closed to foreign nationals.
By Sunday evening, there were 6,559 Israelis actively infected with the coronavirus, including 82 patients who require ventilators to breathe.
It is precisely the nightmare scenario that Health Ministry officials and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu repeatedly warned about.
Each mask came packaged with an encouraging message that read “Also highly contagious—kindness, patience, love, enthusiasm and positive attitude. Don’t wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier.”
As an alternative, Nefesh B’Nefesh will be offering broadcast sessions and presentations on an all-encompassing slate of Aliyah resources.
"If the country reopens Friday it will really be 'Black Friday.' Millions will go shopping, and families and friends will gather together and expose each other to COVID-19."
"We are taking the precautionary measures of canceling all classes on the Washington Heights and Midtown Campuses until after Purim."
Delegates and observers will be able to communicate directly between each other using a special digital platform.
In Germany, the health minister urged officials to plan for a pandemic. “The infection chains are partially no longer trackable; that's new."
The Health Ministry reported 3,026 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday evening, bringing the active coronavirus cases to 27,099.