On Thursday, June 30, the Israeli Ministry of Health announced that a panel of experts had voted to vaccinate children under the age of five against the coronavirus.
58% voted to recommend that children under five with risk factors be vaccinated and allow children without risk factors to be vaccinated.
13% voted in favor of recommending and recommending vaccination for all children under five.
16% recommended limiting vaccination to only children under five with risk factors.
87% said that it is possible to vaccinate those who have recovered and those who have not yet been ill without distinguishing between these groups. 13% believe that those who have recovered should not be vaccinated.
The results of the expert vote will be considered by the Israeli Ministry of Health. A formal decision to vaccinate children under five years of age against coronavirus has not yet been made.