The head of Israel’s health ministry says the likelihood of Israeli citizens being infected with the deadly coronavirus has “risen significantly”. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: Israel’s ambassador to China under quarantine in Beijing after sharing flight with South Koreans infected with Covid-19

  • Zvi Heifetz travelled from Tel Aviv to Seoul on February 15 with nine South Koreans later confirmed as being infected, Israel says
  • But foreign ministry does not explain why he was on the flight or when he returned to the Chinese capital
Topic |   Coronavirus South Korea

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The head of Israel’s health ministry says the likelihood of Israeli citizens being infected with the deadly coronavirus has “risen significantly”. Photo: AFP
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