Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett schedules emergency meeting with health experts to discuss ways to prevent spread of B.1.1529 • Tourists from seven African countries not be allowed into Israel • In three days, 15,750 children have been vaccinated against COVID-19.

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Praising the moves, Israel’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Yair Lapid also noted that any distinction between separate arms of these terror organizations is “artificial,” saying about the U.K. decision against Hamas that “there is no legitimate part of a terrorist organization,” and about Australia’s move against Hezbollah that “there are no separate wings in a terrorist organization.”

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“Helping Ethiopians and Jews worldwide come home to Israel is one of the clearest demonstrations of our love and commitment to the State of Israel, which is central to our core mission,” said Alan Cohn, chair of the Jewish Federation of Broward County’s board of directors.

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