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Omicron goes global: Latest countries hit by new Covid strain

1 month ago   |   By RT

The new Covid variant has sparked panic since it was first detected in South Africa. Countries reimposed travel restrictions in an attempt to limit the spread - despite this, the strain has begun to conquer the globe.
United States
Wednesday saw the US report the country's first confirmed case of the Omicron variant in California, after a traveler, who was fully vaccinated, returned from South Africa on November 22. The country has decided to require a negative test within one day of travel for all arrivals, whether they are vaccinated or not.
France
Local officials have found three cases...
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