None of the infected showed symptoms of the disease. Additionally, the Health Ministry will look into the possibility of them having contracted one of the COVID-19 variants.
Klarnstein called for a program to allow hundreds of thousands of seniors to return to "a dignified routine of life."
"There is no greater privilege than making residents happy," said Lion. "I urge everyone to go out and spread good all over the city."
Over half of Israel's population above the age of 16 have been vaccinated against the virus.
The operation will take place in 22 cities across the country and under strict adherence to coronavirus safety rules and Ministry of Health guidelines.
Prof. Ariela Lowestein has led studies analyzing the connection between the social interactions that elderly come across, and the degrees of their relationships with their families.
"These funds can take the Holocaust survivors out of poverty"
The number of elderly Arabs is expected to double by 2045.
Lea Landerer and Alice Even have lived through difficult times and returned to Israel with their children’s help and the assistance of Nefesh B’Nefesh. Aliyah, it seems, is not just for kids.