Israel Drops Outdoor Mask Mandate as Covid Cases and Hospitalizations Plummet

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Israel, a global leader in the Covid vaccine rollout, has dropped its outdoor mask mandate effective Sunday, as new cases and deaths continue to remain low.

Of its population of 9.3 million, about 81 percent of those living in Israel over age 16 have received both doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, according to Reuters. Cases have fallen to a 7-day average of 167 over the past week,
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