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10,022 New COVID-19 Cases in Israel; 9.3% Positive Rate

25 January, 2021   |   20 hours ago

The Ministry of Health updated Monday that it documented 4,869new COVID-19 cases over the past da, a comparatively low number which is the result of a small number of tests.

Of the 54,113 tests done on Sunday, a very high 9.3% returned positive.

A high number of 1,180 patients hospitalized with Corona are in serious condition, 369 of them are on life support.

Over 2,595,000 Israelis have received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, some 29.2% of the population.

4,437 Israelis have died of the virus.

Israel’s National Security Council Head Speaks with US National Security Adviser

24 January, 2021   |   2 days ago

Israel’s National Security Council head and National Security Adviser Meir Ben-Shabbat spoke on Saturday night with US National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan and congratulated him on taking up office.

This was the first conversation between the two.

The two “agreed to discuss soon the many topics on the agenda including Iran, regional issues and advancing the Abraham Accords,” the Prime Minister’s Office stated.

IDF Pounds Hamas Targets in Gaza in Response to Rocket Attacks

20 January, 2021   |   6 days ago

IDF tanks shelled Hamas terror targets in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday night in response to a rocket attack on Israel earlier in the evening.

Gaza-based terrorists launched a rocket at Israel’s south. The rocket exploded in an open area, causing no injuries or damage.

In response, the IDF hit Hamas military targets in the Strip.

This was the second rocket attack from Gaza in 48 hours.

Terrorists fired two rockets at Israel early Monday morning, causing no injuries or damage.

The rockets landed in the sea, off the coast near the city of Ashdod.

In response, the Israeli Air Force (IAF) bombed Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip, including workshops for its terror tunnel-digging project.

10,022 New COVID-19 Cases in Israel

19 January, 2021   |   7 days ago

The Ministry of Health updated Tuesday that it documented 10,022 new COVID-19 cases over the past day.

Of the 100,694 tests done on Monday, a very high 10.1% returned positive.

A high number of 1,174 patients hospitalized with Corona are in serious condition, 304 of them are on life support.

Over 2,185,289 Israelis have received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, some 24.5% of the population.

Some 152,000 people were vaccinated on Monday, 59,700 received the first dose, and 110,250 the second dose.

4,060 Israelis have died of the virus.

5,616 New COVID-19 Cases in Israel

18 January, 2021   |   1 week ago

The Ministry of Health updated Monday morning that it documented 5,616 new COVID-19 cases over the past day.

Of the 63,516 tests done on Sunday, a very high 9.1% returned positive.

A high number of 1,130 patients hospitalized with Corona are in serious condition, 273 of them are on life support.

Over 2,116,257 Israelis have received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, some 23.8% of the population.

Some 152,000 people were vaccinated on Sunday, 72,000 received the first dose, and 80,000 the second dose.

4,005 Israelis have died of the virus.

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