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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (right) and Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein during a Likud Party meeting at the Knesset in Jerusalem on Feb. 9, 2020. Photo by Olivier Fitoussi/Flash90.

Poll: 86 percent of Likud voters support Netanyahu over Edelstein as party leader

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Some 86 percent of Likud voters prefer to see former Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as the party’s leader over former Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein, who announced on Monday that he plans to challenge Netanyahu for...
Former Israeli minister of Health Yuli Edelstein attends a ceremony for the newly appointed head of the Ministry of Health in Jerusalem, July 13, 2021. Flash90

Edelstein declares intention to challenge Netanyahu for Likud leadership

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Former Knesset speaker and Likud Party No. 2 Yuli Edelstein announced on Monday that he will challenge Likud leader Benjamin Netanyahu for leadership of the party. “We have held elections four times. The Likud is...
A worker in Tel Aviv prepares for the opening of restaurants in Israel, March 3, 2021. Photo by Avshalom Sassoni/Flash90.

Israel’s health minister says 90 percent of those over 50 ‘vaccinated or recovered’

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Ninety percent of Israelis over the age of 50 have been vaccinated or have recovered from COVID-19, said Israeli health minister Yuli Edelstein on Wednesday. Seventy-five percent are eligible for a “Green Pass,” noted Edelstein,...
An Israeli student receives a Covid-19 vaccine Tel Aviv, on January 23, 2021 when Israel approved vaccination of 11th and 12th graders. Photo by Avshalom Sassoni/Flash90.

Israel surpasses 1 million fully vaccinated with both doses

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Israel surpassed the one million mark in the number of people who have received both doses of the COVID-19 vaccine. As of Monday morning, 1,106, 506 people had received the two doses, representing 12.45...
Israeli health care workers administer coronavirus tests at a drive-through facility in Lod on Jan. 18, 2021. Photo by Yossi Aloni/Flash90.

Israel’s COVID-19 R-number drops below one, indicating infections may be slowing

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Israel’s COVID-19 transmission rate—also known as the reproduction or R-number—has fallen below one for the first time since October, Israeli media reported on Thursday. The reports cited Israel’s Military Intelligence Directorate as saying that the...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu receives the second does of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine at the Sheba Medical Center at Tel HaShomer outside of Tel Aviv, on Jan. 9, 2021. Photo by Miriam Alster/Flash90.

Israeli premier, health minister receive second dose of COVID-19 vaccine

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Health Minister Yuli Edelstein received the second dose of Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine on Saturday night. “I’m sure all the Israeli citizens about to receive the second dose of the...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, accompanied by Health Minister Yuli Edelstein (directly to his left), greeting Jabarin Muhammad (seated), the millionth citizen to receive the coronavirus vaccine, in Umm al-Fahm, Jan. 1, 2021. Credit: Haim Zach/GPO.

One millionth Israeli receives COVID-19 vaccine

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Israel vaccinated its millionth citizen against COVID-19 on Friday, just three days after announcing the 500,000th Israeli had received the first dose of the vaccine. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Health Minister Yuli Edelstein were on...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Health Minister Yuli Edelstein meet Herzl and Fadila Levy, the country's 500,000th people to be vaccinated against COVID-19, at a Clalit Health Services vaccination facility in Jerusalem, on Dec. 29, 2020. Photo: Amos Ben-Gershom/GPO.

Netanyahu, health minister meet 500,000th Israeli to receive COVID-19 vaccine

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Health Minister Yuli Edelstein on Tuesday congratulated the country’s 500,000th person to be vaccinated against COVID-19. “It warms the heart to see the citizens of Israel joining in to...
A Clalit HMO COVID-19 vaccination center in Jerusalem, on Dec. 28, 2020. Photo by Yonatan Sindel/Flash90.

Nearly 500,000 Israelis vaccinated as infection rate continues to rise

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As Israel’s COVID-19 infection rate on Tuesday approached that recorded in October at the height of the pandemic’s “second wave,”  Israeli Health Minister Yuli Edelstein reported that nearly half a million Israelis had received...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Health Minister Yuli Edelstein attend a press conference at a Maccabi health fund vaccine center in Tel Aviv on Dec. 13, 2020. Photo by Marc Israel Sellem/POOL.

Netanyahu, Israeli health minister visit HMO vaccination facility in Tel Aviv

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Health Minister Yuli Edelstein paid a visit on Sunday to the Maccabi HMO coronavirus vaccination facility in Tel Aviv. The country received the first shipment of pharmaceutical firm Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine...