10/18, 8:15 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Israel to accept tourists vaccinated with Sputnik V - report

Israeli authorities drafted a plan to accept foreign tourists vaccinated with Russia's Sputnik jab starting November 1 following a governmental meeting, TASS reported on Monday citing an official source close to the matter.

"Minister of tourism Razvozov has succeeded in developing a pilot program that will allow tourists vaccinated by the Sputnik V to enter Israel starting November 1 under the condition that the last shot was administered no earlier than six months ago," the official source stated.

The plan shall be presented on Wednesday to the country's Prime Minister Naftali Bennett, who is also scheduled to meet with Russia's President Vladimir Putin in Moscow on Friday.

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