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Politics Will Drag Israel Into Months of Unnecessary COVID Deaths and Suffering

In what seems to be based on orders from the top, the police are not trying to enforce the restrictions in ultra-Orthodox communities and infection rates are raging

Amos Harel
Amos Harel
Amos Harel
Amos Harel

The major coverage that the media has been devoting to the new, more infectious variants of the coronavirus that have started to appear in Israel is distracting attention from the main scandal unfolding in front of our eyes. This is the continued neglect over the growing incidence of the virus in major portions of Israel’s ultra-Orthodox community, which is being met with total inaction by the government.

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