coronavirus lockdown

Trump advises mask use against coronavirus but won't wear one himself

"With the masks, it's going to be really a voluntary thing. You can do it, you don't have to do it. I'm choosing not to do it, but some people may want to do it and that's OK," Trump said.

By REUTERS
04/04/2020
ISN invites cyclists to ride out coronavirus lockdown at home

For each participant that takes part in Sunday's cycling series, a KN95 protective mask will be donated in their name via ISN minority co-owner Dr. Kevin Ham.

Mexico without Corona: Brewers suspend production during pandemic

Grupo Modelo, producer of the Corona, Modelo and Pacifico brands, on Thursday announced similar measures.

By REUTERS
03/04/2020
Hospital bed in Hadassah Ein Kerem
Coronavirus: When Israel’s 'everything will be ok' mindset hits the fan

Israel lost its way in recent decades and enabled a free fall in the number of hospital beds per capita.

Israeli police officers take out Ultra orthodox jewish men from the Ponevezh Yeshiva in Bnei Brak, a
1,000 police enforcing a lockdown on Bnei Brak

“Bnei Brak is the first place, not the last."

COVID-19 – Coping with uncertainty

In a relatively short time span the world as we know it has turned upside down. Life is not the same. Stuck in our homes, we can only venture out for short walks, shop for food, and get medicine.

By DR. MIKE GROPPER
03/04/2020
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gestures as he delivers a speech at his Jerusalem office,
With Netanyahu in quarantine, how does the government work?

The Knesset has a different challenge – it doesn’t allow remote voting. MKs cannot call in their votes or leave a note or have someone vote in their place.

Firas Jabbour (C), founder and CEO of start-up Edunation, a social-learning platform, meets with his
Israeli hi-tech to receive NIS 650 million 'first aid' injection

"It is well understood, even by the Finance Ministry, that the hi-tech industry in Israel holds the key to pulling us out of the economic crisis following the coronavirus pandemic."

02/04/2020
One man's story of receiving a new kidney and a new life

In this wild time of coronavirus, Chaim still managed to receive a "new used" kidney.

By ILAN CHAIM
02/04/2020
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