coronavirus outbreak

Medical equipment that will be used to repair the defective CT machine in the European Gaza Hospital
COGAT coordinates restoration of CT machine in Gaza

The hospital provides medical treatment for dozens of patients daily.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
30/03/2020
UK PM Johnson's senior adviser Cummings has coronavirus symptoms

Cummings was seen sprinting out of Downing Street shortly after Johnson revealed he had tested positive.

By REUTERS
30/03/2020
Police officers in coronavirus protective suits
Israel’s National Library to document impact of coronavirus on Jews

The National Library of Israel has created an archive to document the impact of the coronavirus on Jewish communities around the world.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
30/03/2020
2 Jewish nursing home residents in Cleveland catch coronavirus

Two residents of Montefiore, a Jewish nursing home in suburban Cleveland, tested positive for coronavirus.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
30/03/2020
Conservative Pastor: Coronavirus in shuls is divine punishment

Rick Wiles, the Florida pastor who claimed that the effort to impeach President Trump was a “Jew coup,” said the spread of coronavirus in synagogues is a punishment of the Jewish people.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
01/04/2020
It is time to end this misguided social experiment, get back to work!

We are not denying that there is great merit to social distancing. However, the mandatory aspects of this grand social experiment must be immediately abolished across the world.

By ROBERT M. SAUER , DONALD S. SIEGEL
29/03/2020
Coronavirus: Stopping the new intruder – opinion

Combating the coronavirus in Jewish communities

By MICHAEL MASTERS
29/03/2020
Israeli President Reuven Rivlin talks during a press conference at the Presidential Palace in Nicosi
Rivlin takes up cause of treatment of elderly during coronavirus crisis

Rivlin underscored in all these conversations that the whole policy towards the elderly, especially Holocaust survivors, should be reconsidered.

Glimmers of light in the dark coronavirus tunnel – opinion

What is important is the country’s show of solidarity, a solidarity that uniquely arises in times of crisis.

By OREN SHPILMAN
29/03/2020
TEST TUBE with coronavirus label is seen at the end of January.
30,000 coronavirus tests per day: Too little, too much, too late?

Is taking so many tests ideal? Will it help curtail the spread of the virus or let Israelis out of isolation?

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