02 August 2020

Just 421 new virus cases recorded in 24 hours as testing takes dive


Five more people die of virus since morning, bringing death toll to 536; virus czar says government won’t ‘hastily’ lift restrictionsThe Times of Israel is liveblogging Sunday’s developments as they unfold.9:02 pmRocket sirens sound in Gaza border communitiesIncoming rocket alert sirens sound in communities near the Gaza Strip, sending tens of thousands of residents to bomb shelters.The military says it is checking what triggered the alarms.The sirens are heard in the town of Sderot, as well as [...]