PhotosCOVID-19 - Israel changes strategy as Delta variant hits

COVID-19 – Israel changes strategy as Delta variant hits

Four weeks ago, Israel was celebrating a return to normal life. After a rapid vaccination drive that had driven down coronavirus infections and deaths, Israelis had stopped wearing face masks and abandoned all social-distancing rules. Then came the more infectious Delta variant, and a surge in cases that has forced Prime Minister Naftali Bennett to reimpose some COVID-19 restrictions and rethink strategy.