To thank the medical community during the coronavirus outbreak, Israelis stepped onto their balconies and clapped their hands for two full minutes.

On Thursday evening, in a show of gratitude to doctors, nurses, EMTs and other medical staff around the world, Israelis across the country stepped out onto their balconies for two full minutes to applaud their dedication during crisis.

These medical professionals are on the front lines in the war against COVID-19, risking their lives to control the pandemic and treat the ill.

They deserve our appreciation!