Israel passes law to limit protests during coronavirus lockdown

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    Israel’s prime minister says the country’s second national lockdown may be extended as COVID-19 cases continue to surge. About 800 patients are in a serious condition, putting severe strain on the health system. Israel’s parliament has passed legislation banning large-scale political protests during the lockdown. Al Jazeera’s Harry Fawcett reports from West Jerusalem. –

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