'We Simply Fled Israel. We Abandoned a Sinking Ship'

This week at the Tel Aviv airport: A family and a couple explain how the coronavirus drove them to leave Israel, albeit briefly

Yael Benaya
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The Stein family: Eilat, 4, Merav, 37, Alex, 39, and Achinoam, 1; live in Jerusalem, arriving from Sofia

Hi, what were you doing in Bulgaria?

Alex: I’m a tour guide, and right now I have no work. We looked at the situation and thought we needed to get away before there was another lockdown.

Merav: We simply fled from Israel.