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Omicron Arrived in Israel. The Government Is Ignoring the Loopholes

How do you count three days of COVID quarantine? Leave it to the Israeli mind

Amos Harel
Amos Harel
Amos Harel
Amos Harel

At the conclusion of Omega, a national exercise held in mid-November to test how to cope with a new, highly infectious and more dangerous variant of the coronavirus, participants received a real-time, real-world update. A Health Ministry official said that first reports had been received about a spike in COVID-19 infection, apparently caused by a new and worrisome strain which had appeared in South Africa.

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