Eran Segal

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A nurse prepares to inject an Israeli woman with the third shot of Covid-19 vaccine in Jerusalem. Photograph: Atef Safadi/EPA

Less than a month into a Covid-19 vaccine booster drive, Israel is seeing signs of an impact on the country’s high infection and severe illness rates (...)

Verona Radosh (92) being vaccinated against coronavirus in Tel Aviv last December. Photograph:  Amir Levy/Getty Images

Israelis aged 60 and over will be able to receive a third Covid-19 jab from this Sunday, provided that five months have passed since they received the(...)

What we need is not just an exit plan from the current lockdown, but a longer-term exit plan from the republic of Nphet. Photograph:  Getty Images

There is a theme emerging from Taoiseach Micheál Martin’s latest pronouncements. He was “surprised” at the call by Catholic bishops for an easing of C(...)

A health workers administers a dose of the Pfizer-BioNtech Covid-19 vaccine in Tel Aviv. Photograph: Jack Guez/AFP via Getty Images

Studies in Israel have offered tentative optimism on the effectiveness of vaccines in curbing the coronavirus pandemic, with initial data suggesting e(...)