Israeli authorities have announced an investigation into a slew of fake COVID forms from people returning to Israel from New York.
Ynet reported the news after at least eleven people tested positive for COVID-19 despite produced COVID forms from New York stating that they had tested negative.
According to Ynet, a person flying to Israel notified the authorities that they had overheard other chareidi passengers bragging about providing fake documents.
The forms produced by these people are believed by authorities to be simply printed from home printers with fake logos or bogus medical centers.
Israel, while leading in the global vaccination effort, remains at high risk from COVID-19, with recent lockdowns and talk of more.