Israel Upgrades Empty Roads and Rails Amid Coronavirus Restrictions

The government injected over 1 billion shekels ($280 million) into the impromptu campaign and for nearly two months companies have been cramming in the work while the rest of the country is stuck at home

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In this Saturday, March 28, 2020 photo, a man rides his bicycle on an empty road during a lockdown following an effort to contain the spread of the coronavirus, in Tel Aviv, Israel.
In this Saturday, March 28, 2020 photo, a man rides his bicycle on an empty road during a lockdown following an effort to contain the spread of the coronavirus, in Tel Aviv, Israel.Credit: AP Photo/Oded Balilty