Minister Steinitz: Israel must impose 10-day lockdown to fight coronavirus
Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz mentioned Israel’s entry into the list for travel restrictions due to the high COVID-19 rate. ‘2-3’ more months will damage the economy.
Infrastructure and Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz (Likud) on Monday called on the government to impose a new 10-day nationwide lockdown to break off the rapid spread of COVID-19.
In an interview Monday morning with Ynet News, Steinitz said the country now risked severe long-term economic damage due to Europe’s ban on air travel to and from Israel.
The energy minister said that Israel