Israel to roll out rapid tests for entry to pools, restaurants, gyms, hotels

Children and the unvaccinated will be permitted to enter pools, gyms, restaurants hotels, and other sites from next week if they undergo a rapid coronavirus test at the entrance.

The Health Ministry plans to roll out the rapid tests program from next Sunday.

Currently, only the vaccinated and those who recovered from COVID-19 can enter these facilities.

Israeli women prepare their gym for the reopening next week at the Fithood Gym in Tel Aviv on February 16, 2021. (Avshalom Sassoni/Flash90)