Eli Waxman

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Children watch as medical workers take swab tests for Covid-19 at an ultra-Orthodox Jewish school in the central Israeli city of Rechovot, on June 25th. Photograph: Gil Cohen-Magen/AFP via Getty Images

As countries around the world anxiously consider how to reopen schools, Israel, one of the first to do so, illustrates the dangers of moving too preci(...)

Pedestrians in the centre of Jerusalem on Tuesday.  Photograph: Menahem Kahana/AFP via Getty Images

Infections are surging, the government has reinstated a partial lockdown and the country’s top health bureaucrat has quit in frustration – hopes that (...)