The medical and economic cataclysms caused by COVID-19 are vast, but the psychological fallout of the pandemic is no less devastating.
The trial is set to begin after the Jewish holidays in September while the production of the vaccine is already ramping up.
The end scene featured Gavni ordering a pizza asking that one side be topped with bats and the other pangolin.
According to the Ministry of Health, 2,000 college students and 12,000 yeshiva (seminary) students will be allowed into Israel for their programs.
While the rise in infections has been halted the numbers are still “high and worrying,” says Israeli Health Minister Yuli Edelstein.
Jerusalem Affairs and Heritage Minister Rafi Peretz announced that he contracted the coronavirus, sending other ministers and the Israel Police Jerusalem District Commander into self-isolation, as the death toll hits 531.
Israel’s Minister of Intelligence, told Ynet that using complementary surveillance technologies is required in Israel due to the relatively high amount of people without smart phones
The CEO of Arcturus Therapeutics, with which Israel has reportedly signed a provisional deal for millions of doses of vaccine, says Israel’s high rate of infection makes it a good testing site.
Many carriers are currently operating flights in and out of Israel including Lufthansa, United, Delta and Aeroflot
AstraZeneca and Oxford University report promising findings from early testing of a new vaccine; Israel is working to sign deals with multiple companies.