Netanyahu plans to convene cabinet within 48 hours to decide on lockdown steps

The prime minister says he’ll call a cabinet meeting in the next 48 hours to decide on tightening the country’s coronavirus lockdown, as the nation’s infections continue their upward trend.

“With a short, tight lockdown we will save many lives, and be the first in the world to bring back the economy,” he says.

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