This afternoon the Knesset Labor, Welfare and Health Committee approved the Ministry of Health's recommendation to expand the list of countries under severe travel warning starting this Friday.
18 countries in total were added.
All travelers – vaccinated or not – entering Israel from one of these countries must quarantine for at least seven days.
In addition to the United States, other countries added include Greece, Bulgaria, Italy and Egypt.
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