Israel today reported a record 12,000 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, after the prime minister anticipated an imminent “storm” of infections by the micron variant and The country will begin to administer a fourth dose of vaccine against Covid-19.
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With a population of approximately 9.2 million inhabitants, Israel registers 1.4 million infections and 8247 deaths by Covid-19 since the beginning of the pandemic.
At the end of July 2021, it was the first country of the world in applying the third dose vaccine against the coronavirus, which has already received 4.3 million people. The authorities already They are giving a fourth dose to immunosuppressed people.
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The Health Ministry said that 11,978 new cases have been recorded since yesterday, surpassing the 11,344 infections on September 2, 2021. In total, currently some 60,000 people tested positive in coronavirus in Israel, but only 125 are in serious condition, indicated.
Yesterday Prime Minister Naftali Bennett claimed that the contagions “were increasing”, and estimated that the country would register “tens of thousands of new cases in the next few days”. Three days before, Bennett had predicted a “storm” of contagion by the highly contagious variant micron.