Israel

Netanyahu, Rivlin Condemn Defamation of Chareidi Community

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu‏‏ and President Reuven Rivlin condemned the wave of defamatory remarks against the chareidi community, which some are blaming for spreading the coronavirus. In a special…

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IDF General: Bnei Brak Closure Could Last Many Weeks

Forecasts by government officials that quarantine orders could be lifted gradually after Pesach are overly optimistic – at least in Bnei Brak, said IDF Reserve General Roni Noma, who heads…

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Police Acknowledge Lag in Enforcing Mask Order

Israelis were told on Wednesday night by Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu‏‏ that henceforth they would have to wear masks when venturing outside their homes, but twenty-four hours later police were…

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Coalition Talks on Track for Agreement

The Likud and Blue and White Parties were nearing a coalition agreement that could be finalized as early as Thursday night, according to The Jerusalem Post. Sources in the talks…

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Hamas Threatens Israel Over Ventilators

The head of Hamas in Gaza has threatened Israel, saying that if more ventilators for coronavirus patients are not brought into the Palestinian enclave then they will “take them by…

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