Prime Minister Naftali Bennett Tests Positive for COVID

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Prime Minister Naftali Bennett in the Knesset, in March.
Prime Minister Naftali Bennett in the Knesset, in March.Credit: Emil Salman
Jonathan Lis
Jonathan Lis

Prime Minister Naftali Bennett's office announced on Monday that he has tested positive for COVID.

According to the statement, he feels well and will continue working remotely from his home.

On Sunday, Bennett participated in a news conference with U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken.

Israel's police chief, Kobi Shabtai, who met with Bennett after the shooting attack in Hadera on Sunday, also tested positive for coronavirus.

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