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Is vaccinating against Covid enough? What we can learn from Chile and Israel
Contrasting lessons from the two countries, both with high rates of inoculation against the virus, show the danger is not past

Robin McKie Observer science editor

11, Apr, 2021 @7:29 AM

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Alleged victims of accused sex abuser Malka Leifer to be cross-examined about mother, lawyer says
Lawyer for former principal of ultra-Orthodox Jewish girls school says court will hear evidence of ‘what was happening’ at alleged victims’ home

Elias Visontay

09, Apr, 2021 @6:41 AM

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Biden restores $200m in US aid to Palestinians slashed by Trump
Former US president had gradually cut virtually all US money to Palestinian aid projects

Oliver Holmes in Jerusalem

08, Apr, 2021 @7:36 AM

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Back in business - how Israel beat Covid: inside the 9 April Guardian Weekly
This week: what can the world learn from Israel’s rapid vaccination success story? Plus, Myanmar’s mass exodus, and Britain’s contentious race report.
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Graham Snowdon

07, Apr, 2021 @8:00 AM

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The Guardian view on the pandemic: a universal crisis is revealing our divisions | Editorial
Editorial: The UK must tread carefully. While some countries seem to be emerging from the shadows, no one is safe when Covid spreads so freely


06, Apr, 2021 @6:10 PM

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‘Film-making? Bring it on!’: ex-stockbroker Farah Nabulsi on her Oscar nomination
The British Palestinian is up for an Oscar with her debut, filmed at a notorious Israeli flashpoint called Checkpoint 300. The London-based director talks about her shocking visits to the Middle East

Cath Clarke

06, Apr, 2021 @4:33 PM

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Israel and Chile both led on Covid jabs, so why is one back in lockdown?
Contrasting national outcomes highlight how easily UK could blow its chances

Ian Sample and Oliver Holmes

06, Apr, 2021 @2:34 PM

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Netanyahu in court as Israel’s lawmakers mull over his political fate
Former head of local news website tells judges he was instructed to skew coverage to favour PM and his family

Oliver Holmes in Jerusalem

05, Apr, 2021 @12:23 PM

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Jordan's former crown prince under house arrest over alleged coup
Authorities also arrested two aides after raiding King Abdullah’s half-brother’s palace in capital Amman

Martin Chulov, Middle East correspondent, and Michael Safi

04, Apr, 2021 @11:48 AM

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'We’re in a really good place': is Israel nearing the Covid endgame?
Vaccination centres are winding down and infections continue to fall as country reopens

Oliver Holmes and Quique Kierszenbaum in Jerusalem

02, Apr, 2021 @9:47 AM

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'Suez 2'? Ever Given grounding prompts plan for canal along Egypt-Israel border
UK prepared to play leading role in project given new impetus by Ever Given blockage, say sources

Flora Lopi

01, Apr, 2021 @11:01 AM

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Israel election: near-complete results suggest extended deadlock
With close to 90% of votes counted, Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud party leads but will struggle to form government

Oliver Holmes and Quique Kierszenbaum in Tel Aviv

24, Mar, 2021 @4:16 PM

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