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Mon Mar 30, 2020 4:53
Israeli PM Self-Isolating After Aide Tests Positive for Coronavirus
TEHRAN (FNA)- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu confirmed he will be self-isolating after an aide tested positive for Covid-19.

Netanyahu's office announced on Monday the prime minister will enter quarantine along with his close advisers, World News reported.

Israeli prime minister’s adviser on ultra-Orthodox affairs Rivka Paluch had reportedly tested positive for the coronavirus, three days after meeting with Netanyahu.

According to guidelines issued by the Israel's Health Ministry, anyone deemed to have had close contact with an infected person is required to self-isolate for a period of 14 days.

The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Israel has surged past 4,300, and 16 people have died of the deadly disease.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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