Israel

Israel Has More Daily Per Capita Coronavirus Deaths Than US

0
By Marcy Oster Israel’s daily number of deaths from the coronavirus is higher than the United States on a per capita basis, according to a...

More Restrictive Coronavirus Lockdown Set for Israel

0
By Marcy Oster Israelis are facing a much more restrictive general lockdown, including the closure of synagogues, to prevent the record spread of the coronavirus. The...

Israel Hits Daily Record of Nearly 7,000 New Coronavirus Cases, Tighter Restrictions Considered

0
By Marcy Oster As Israel racked up a record nearly 7,000 new coronavirus cases in one day,  the government met to consider tightening restrictions, including...

Guy Niv Becomes First Israeli to Complete Tour de France

0
By Marcy Oster Guy Niv became the first Israeli to complete the Tour de France, the premier event in world cycling. Niv, 26, a member of...

Jerusalem Court Orders Extradition of Alleged Pedophile Malka Leifer to Australia

0
By Marcy Oster After six years of hearings, a Jerusalem court on Monday ordered the extradition of alleged serial pedophile Malka Leifer to Australia. Leifer fled...

Nearly 7,000 Violate Israel’s Lockdown Over Rosh Hashanah

0
By Marcy Oster Traffic jams and violations citations are the hallmarks so far of Israel’s second lockdown to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Israelis heading...

Israel’s President Apologizes to Nation for Government’s Inability to Control Coronavirus

0
By Marcy Oster On the eve of the second lockdown in Israel for the coronavirus, President Reuven Rivlin apologized Wednesday evening in a nationally televised...

Major Jerusalem Hospital Says it Won’t Admit Any More Coronavirus Patients

0
By Marcy Oster As the daily number of diagnosed coronavirus cases in Israel continued at record levels, a major hospital in Jerusalem said it would...

Israel Signs Peace Treaties with UAE and Bahrain in White House Ceremony

0
By Marcy Oster Israel signed peace treaties with the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain at the White House on Tuesday, with President Donald Trump calling...

Israelis Prepare for Second National Coronavirus Lockdown

0
By Marcy Oster Israelis are preparing for a second nationwide lockdown set to start on Friday even as government officials are suggesting that some of...