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💉 Vax deployment: Israel to start administering coronavirus vaccines more over 100,000 Palestinians working in Israel – as well as for peacekeepers in Sinai.
😷 Stay at home: The rise in COVID-19 cases in the West Bank has led to a new lockdown of the Palestinian Authority.
🛑 Wait: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s plan to send additional vaccines to his allies is on hold amid crackdowns from current and former government officials.
🇸🇦 Careful journey: The Biden administration issued a report implicating Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. But Biden, who spoke to Saudi King Salman last week, refused to penalize the crown prince for his involvement.
🛢️ On the case: Israeli officials have ruled out a Greek oil tanker as the source of last month’s devastating oil spill, as the contamination investigation continues.
🏦 Strange Bedfellows: Sanctioned Israeli billionaire Dan Gertler and a Hezbollah-linked company would have been welcome at Afriland Congo bank.
🛻 Bumper sticker: A truck seen near the Capitol on January 6 with a decal for a far-right militia belongs to Representative Mary Miller (R-IL) husband, who quoted Hitler at a rally a day earlier.
🎤 Shape of the stage: CPAC officials denied that the scene at his Orlando lecture was intended to resemble a symbol of Nazi hatred.
🚨 Under arrest: two teenagers were …
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