Tag: Israel

Moderna Covid-19 vaccine authorised by Israel

Israel has given authorisation to import the Moderna Covid-19 vaccine.

Palestinians excluded from Israeli anti-Covid vaccination programme

While Israel is being praised for the fast rollout of anti-Covid vaccinations, with over 12% of the population already receiving the jab. The Palestinians in the occupied territories of West Bank and Gaza can only watch and wait.

Israel vaccinated 1 million people

According to anti-Covid vaccine global tracking website Israel has already vaccinated one million people. The data is being collated by Our World in Data website which is a collaboration between Oxford University and an educational charity.

Israel launches air strikes against Syrian and Iranian targets in Syria

The Syrian state news agency SANA said three soldiers were killed and one was injured in the attack,

Israel enters second nationwide lockdown

In the past week, new cases have reached daily highs of over 5,000, and led Israeli leaders to acknowledge that measures were lifted too soon.

UAE and Israel to form diplomatic ties

The United Arab Emirates has agreed to establish full diplomatic ties with Israel – only the third Arab nation to do so – in return for Israel halting the annexation of Palestinian land.

Israeli aircraft hit Syria after squad tried to bomb border fence,...

Israeli aircraft attacked targets in Syria in retaliation for an attempted bombing of the border fence by an enemy squad.

Israel sets new weekend shutdown to fight coronavirus surge

Israel imposed a new weekend shutdown on Friday and tightened a series of coronavirus curbs to lower infection rates, amid growing public anger over the government's handling of the crisis.

Defiant Netanyahu goes on trial in Israel charged with corruption

Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday became the first serving Israeli prime minister to go on trial, proclaiming his innocence in the corridor before walking into court to face charges of bribery, fraud and breach of trust.

Netanyahu ahead in Israeli election

Updated exit polls showed Netanyahu two seats short of a majority in Israel's parliament