Israeli Minister Warns of More Crises With Diaspora Jews Over COVID Entry Rules

Countries including Canada and France are being removed from the high-risk list, but aliyah official decries a pattern of opening and closing that has proved ‘taxing and unsustainable’

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Diaspora Affairs Minister Nachman Shai praised the government’s decision Monday to reduce the number of “red” countries from which travel to and from Israel is forbidden without special permission. However, he said the move isn’t enough to prevent “further crises with Jews in the Diaspora cut off from the Jewish nation-state.”

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