The modern state of Israel is a country in the Middle East that borders on the Mediterranean Sea. It was founded in 1948.
Israel is the only country in the world with a Jewish majority, and it defines itself as a "Jewish and democratic state." Its self-designated capital is Jerusalem, but this is unrecognized by the UN. Tel Aviv is Israel's financial and technology center. This page collates DW's latest content related to Israel.
German vaccine manufacturers could be hit by cyberattacks and espionage, Berlin has warned. Elsewhere, Israel is banning passenger flights for a week to curb the spread of COVID variants. Follow DW for the latest.
The trial results are being closely watched by developing countries who are counting on the vaccine to begin mass inoculations. Brazil and Indonesia are planning to roll out the jab this month. Follow DW for the latest.