Time to abolish Law of Return, Arab MK says

Israel Hayom Newsletter in English • March 9, 2020

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Newsletter Monday, March 9, 2020
‘Tens of thousands of Israelis will be infected with coronavirus’
„Not all patients will need to be hospitalized – 80%-90% of them will experience very mild symptoms and all they will have to do is observe quarantine until the illness passes,” says Prof. Itamar Grotto, director of Public Health Services in the Health Ministry.
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Between the Joint Arab List and joint nationalism
by Prof. Asher Cohen
March 9, 2020
Time to stabilize the democratic game
by Ron Harris
March 9, 2020
Personal legislation violates the rule of law
by Prof. Aviad Hacohen
March 9, 2020
The Shiite crescent and the coronavirus
by Hillel Frisch
March 9, 2020
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Spike in contraction rate sees 14 new coronavirus cases in span of hours
by Maytal Yasur Beit-Or, Noam Dvir, Israel Hayom Staff March 9, 2020
Another 14 people were diagnosed on Sunday, bringing the total number of infected Israelis to 39, the Health Ministry announces.
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Time to abolish Law of Return, Arab MK says
by Israel Hayom Staff March 9, 2020
Joint Arab List MK Aida Touma-Suleiman: The law is unnecessary. At the time, it greatly wronged my people, but now it’s time to rethink it – and many other things.
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Rabbi blames corona outbreak on gay pride parades
by Eliyahu Galil, Israel Hayom Staff March 9, 2020
Rabbi Meir Mazuz, a leading Sephardi rabbi, says „The Pride Parade is a parade against nature, and whoever acts against nature, He who created nature will avenge him.”
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Gantz gets extra security after death threats deemed credible
by AP, Israel Hayom Staff March 9, 2020
Gantz revealed that a man tried to assault him Saturday evening as he arrived at a speaking engagement, and that supporters of PM Benjamin Netanyahu have been threatening him online. One post called for Gantz to be murdered just like former Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin.
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Coronavirus outbreak will take a toll on national resilience, experts warn
by Ariel Kahana March 9, 2020
The global pandemic has direct implications for Israel’s economic, political, and governmental resilience and therefore it can impact national security, too, former National Security Adviser Jacob Nagel and author Jonathan Schanzer argue.
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‘Israeli tourism industry on the brink of collapse’
by Shimon Yaish, Reuters, Israel Hayom Staff March 9, 2020
The massive plummet in demand for airline tickets, as well as Israel’s strict travel advisories, has seen multiple international airlines suspend their flights to and from Israel.
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Did the Palestinian Authority push up voter turnout for Arab Israelis?
by Nadav Shragai March 9, 2020
The unusually high voter turnout in east Jerusalem neighborhoods, together with a meeting three and a half weeks prior to the March 2 election between Joint List members, Islamic Waqf representatives and PA officials, indicates possible coordination.
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N. Korea fires weapons after threatening ‘momentous’ action
by AP, Israel Hayom Staff March 9, 2020
In the past 10 days, North Korea has said leader Kim Jong Un supervised two rounds of live-fire artillery exercises in its first weapons tests since late November.
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Pentagon cancels plans to purchase Iron Dome, citing integration issues
by JNS, Israel Hayom Staff March 9, 2020
US defense officials say the network is incompatible; the Israeli-made system poses „cyber challenges and other challenges.”
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