Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Health Minister Yuli Edelstein received their second doses of the Pfizer vaccine against the coronavirus.
Amit Marari stressed that all convicts, including terrorists must receive the coronavirus vaccine.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu: "We are in a state of emergency."
The purpose of the green passport initiative is to enable the opening of different sectors of society.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu traveled on Friday to the Arab town of Umm el-Fahm to personally witness the one-millionth person in Israel to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.
Prime Minister Netanyahu: “For populist and political reasons, there were politicians who prevented us from doing a short, tight closure.”
Edelstein stressed that, from his point of view, Kiryat Arba is the same as Kiryat Gat in the sense that all Israelis should be given access to novel coronavirus vaccinations.
"I promised that every shekel that was invested in coronavirus would remain in the health system following the coronavirus," said the Health Minister.
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