02 August 2020

Health minister says virus spread slowing, but still ‘worrisome’


At press conference, Edelstein encouraged by declining infection rate; virus czar urges ultra-Orthodox community to heed rules; PM says budget ready to go, no need for electionsThe Times of Israel is liveblogging Sunday’s developments as they unfold.7:38 pmSyria condemns deal between Kurds and US oil firm as ‘theft’Syria condemns an agreement between Kurdish-led forces in the country’s northeast and a US oil company, describing it as “theft” and an “affront to national sovereignty.”The foreign [...]