“If the government stops its so-called support for basic goods, about 80% of the Lebanese population will be in poverty within a few months.”
"The Jewish Agency is harnessing Israeli know-how and expertise to realize this important Jewish value and to ensure the safety and wellbeing of Jewish communities around the world."
Iraq faces multiple deep challenges right now. Even without the COVID-19 crisis, the country was on the brink of economic collapse and political turmoil.
While sales in shops fell by a staggering 48%, online sales skyrocketed by 95%.
A systemic crisis represents a strategic threat to a country because of the devastating effects it could produce. Thus, understanding its causes is of great importance.
The check for every citizen plan offers scaled benefits to Israeli families based on the number of children in each household.
About a week ago, the Ofir family camp was paid a visit by local authorities, who demanded they vacate the area. Ofir told the authorities that they have no plans to stay there for a long time.
The NIS 90 billion plan provides a strong safety net for the country’s citizens; not a short-term safety net, but one that will last for another year.
The goal of these countries during the current US crisis is to use it to their advantage to achieve gains.
The pandemic reaffirms Politics 101: Only strong, effective, self-reliant states can cope with crises