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.8:35 pmMinisters will impose new restrictions in virus hotspots — reportThe government will impose new restrictions in cities with high COVID-19 infection rates, including closing stores and reducing gatherings, the Kan public broadcaster reports.The restrictions will be applied to cities and [...]