Laborers forced to choose between making money in the Jewish state, where there are more reported COVID-19 cases, or returning to unemployment and quarantine in West Bank

Virus outbreak poses dilemma for Palestinians working in Israel


At least one fatality lived in an elder care facility; no immediate details on identification of the deceased

6 more virus deaths brings Israel’s death toll to 79; 119 people on ventilators


Many governments, including Israel and the US, are making massive efforts to repatriate citizens stuck abroad

Thousands have crisscrossed the globe to be home for the pandemic. A smart move?


Israelis again allowed to go more than 100 meters from their homes, but may not leave their communities until Friday morning; government may reportedly extend restrictions

Passover curfew ends, though general lockdown remains in place


President also sends Passover greetings to Jewish leaders around world, approves clearing of criminal records for 361 Israelis ahead of festival

Rivlin, Pope discuss ‘enemy’ virus, exchange holiday greetings in phone call


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Organization of Islamic Cooperation slams Israeli treatment of Palestinian inmates


Large festive family meals replaced with many celebrating alone or in small groups as government tightens restrictions, fearing gatherings could spark fresh wave of infections

Solitary seders and Zoom: Israel celebrates Passover under coronavirus lockdown