14 august 2020

Israel’s confirmed virus cases surpass 90,000, but tests show downward trend


Government said preparing for potential lockdown, but percentage of positive test results shows decline over past week; 11 more deaths reported ThursdayIsrael’s confirmed coronavirus cases crossed 90,000 on Friday morning as authorities were reportedly preparing a potential national lockdown in case infection rates don’t go down.The Health Ministry recorded 1,639 new infections and 11 deaths throughout Thursday, bringing the total count to 90,283, of which 23,489 were active cases.The death [...]