Daily Archives: August 3, 2020

Otherwise healthy Israeli woman in advanced pregnancy on ventilator with COVID-19

By | 2020-08-03T20:44:31+00:00 August 3rd, 2020|Israel|

Doctors at Tel Aviv’s Ichilov Hospital believe her fetus is unharmed and say they hope to take her off the ventilator soon

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As U.S. warns of Chinese influence, watchdog says Israel fails to vet foreign investment

By | 2020-08-03T20:36:50+00:00 August 3rd, 2020|Israel|

The state comptroller says the cabinet's decision to form a special body still hasn’t been implemented despite national security concerns

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Israel strikes Syrian military positions in response to attempted border attack

By | 2020-08-03T20:31:32+00:00 August 3rd, 2020|Middle East|

Israeli army confirms airstrikes in southern Syria, which state media says led to material damage only

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Israeli blogger suspected of harassing witness in Netanyahu associates’ corruption affair

By | 2020-08-03T19:57:44+00:00 August 3rd, 2020|Israel|

Complainant said independent journalist had come to former official's home pretending to be an intelligence agent, while lawyer decries 'silencing' investigation into so-called submarine affair

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Changing U.S. aid terms hit Israeli defense industry harder than expected, report says

By | 2020-08-03T19:45:32+00:00 August 3rd, 2020|Israel|

State Comptroller says local procurement could be reduced by $1.6 billion in 2028, and Israel hasn't prepared local arms industry for drop

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Know what it’s like to be jobless? Most Israelis don’t, but they better start

By | 2020-08-03T19:43:23+00:00 August 3rd, 2020|Israel|

The coronavirus threatens to leave long-term unemployment in its wake, and the government is only starting to think about how to cope with it

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