58 PINOYS TEST POSITIVE FOR COVID-19 IN ISRAEL
According to Philippine Ambassador Macairog Alberto, at least 58 Filipinos in Israel got infected with COVID-19.
“Right now, there are Filipinos there who are infected with COVID, around 58 were infected. Around 48 of them have already recovered,” Alberto said,
The ambassador did not specify the period when they contracted the disease.
“We can see that the Israeli government is also taking care of our overseas Filipinos who were infected by COVID. So, this is a testament of the good relationship of our Philippine embassy there,” he added.
There are around 24,000 Filipino caregivers in Israel’s capital Tel Aviv, according to Alberto.
He assured that Israel has good medical facilities and that medical professionals there are highly trained.