Vaccinated elderly man dies of COVID in Ashdod

An 84-year-old man who was fully vaccinated against COVID, yet tested positive for the disease while hospitalized, has died at the Assuta Medical Center in Ashdod.

His death marks the 12th Israeli with COVID-19 to die in July so far. Just 9 people died in Israel of the disease in the entire month of June.

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