COVID-19: Israel starts nationwide vaccinations for children aged 5-11

Israel has started nationwide COVID-19 vaccinations for children aged five to 11. Officials are hoping the move will reduce a recent surge in infections. Daily cases have risen in the past few days, with half of them being among children aged 11 and below. Policymakers say the vaccination of younger children is meant to protect their health and not just to achieve herd immunity.

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