A family wears face masks for fear of the coronavirus. (Yossi Aloni/Flash90)


Despite an extremely low death toll, coronavirus outbreaks have shut Israeli schools and sent thousands into quarantine again.

Israel remains one of the most successful nations in the world in the global coronavirus pandemic.

Getting back to business as usual as the infection rate plummeted in May, however, may have resulted in a second wave of infections.

With a number of schools now shuttered, Israel is ramping up its efforts in the next round of the corona fight.