Coronavirus: Israel bans international flights to curb virus spread amid lockdown clashes

//Coronavirus: Israel bans international flights to curb virus spread amid lockdown clashes

Coronavirus: Israel bans international flights to curb virus spread amid lockdown clashes

Israel will ban passenger flights in and out of the country from Monday evening for a week, the government announced on Sunday, as protesters in some ultra-Orthodox Jewish communities clashed with police over coronavirus lockdown measures.Clashes broke out between ultra-Orthodox protesters in the city of Bnei Brak and police forces who came to enforce the lockdown. One police officer, feeling his life was in danger, fired in the air to repel the crowds, police said. Smaller confrontations with…

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