Health Ministry: Over 200,000 Israelis have received 3rd vaccine shot

New Health Ministry figures show that over 200,000 Israelis have received a third coronavirus vaccine shot since the start of the campaign this week.

Israel began administering COVID vaccine booster doses to the immunosuppressed last month, and rolled them out to all Israelis over age 60 on Sunday.

In total, 205,567 people have been given the booster shot, according to the Health Ministry, with 5,385,062 people having received two vaccine shots and 5,794,741 people having received just one.

According to Channel 12 news, over 72,000 people received a third shot today alone.

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