Important News
Home Presidency 01/June/2021 12:15 PM

President extends corona-related state of emergency for another 30 days

RAMALLAH, Tuesday, June 1, 2021 (WAFA) – President Mahmoud Abbas today signed an order extending the state of emergency imposed in Palestine to combat the coronavirus outbreak for another 30 days, starting tomorrow, Wednesday.

The 30-day state of emergency was first imposed in March of last year and has been extended every month since then.

It gives the government powers to act to prevent the spread of the deadly disease, including imposing full lockdown and other strict measures.

M.K.

Related News