quarantine

SEPHARDI CHIEF Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef
Chief Sephardi rabbi allows music during 3 weeks for those in quarantine

Jews around the world follow mourning practices in the three weeks before Tisha Be’av, the day on which the Temple in Jerusalem was destroyed.

20/07/2020
Israeli army Technicians carry out a diagnostic test for coronavirus in a IDF lab in central Israel
IDF reopens facility in Ashkelon for soldiers sick with coronavirus

Total of 663 service members have been diagnosed with the virus; military says troops on furlough can't meet in groups of over 5 people

GoBidud: A kindness revolution helping those in quarantine

Services offered include running errands, taking out people’s garbage, doing their shopping, delivering care packages to children.

By Rivkah Lambert Adler
15/07/2020
IDF's top doctor: Number of soldiers with coronavirus per day tripled

Brig.-Gen. Tarif Bader says most quarantined troops continue to carry out operational duty, albeit removed from healthy troops

President Reuven Rivlin attends the Knesset session in which the new government was presented
Rivlin slams gov’t: Did not develop theory to fight coronavirus

Cabinet to declare red zones in nine cities • Gantz enters quarantine

A man wears a protective face mask as he walks along the main market in downtown Amman
Jordan begins enforcing quarantine with electronic bracelets

Anyone arriving in Jordan must enter one of the quarantine hotels in the country for 14 days and then self-isolate for another 14 days at home.

‘THE SHOCK, trauma and carnage wrought by coronavirus should be cause for introspection and reflecti
Coronavirus: Israel on the precipice of a disaster

Because Israel does not randomly screen people, the country cannot easily and quickly enough identify and separate the infected people who are asymptomatic, so they continue to spread the disease.

‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’ gives us a heartwarming take on mental illness

Rachel Bloom’s realistic portrayal of someone with mental health issues is a comfort for those struggling in this moment.

By PENINA BEEDE/JTA
27/06/2020
Gal Gadot wonder
Gal Gadot violated quarantine after flying to Israel - report

Gadot's violation of quarantine drew attention, especially because of the strong stance she had taken against violating quarantine in previous occasions.

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