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According to the WHO, the risk associated with Omicron is “very high”

New Activities, New Reports and Highlights: Le Picaro Takes the latest developments in the Govt-19 epidemic worldwide.

Now in most countries, Omicron made the highest number of cases on Tuesday, December 28th in France and the United Kingdom. Considered to be the most dangerous by the WHO, this variant is less visible in antigenic tests. Le Picaro Gets new information related to Govt-19.

  • According to the WHO, the risk associated with Omicron is “very high”

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday warned in its weekly epidemiological bulletin that the risk posed by a variant of the omigron corona virus that spreads worldwide is “extremely high”. “Reliable evidence shows that the Omigron variant has a growth advantage over the Delta variant with a double rate of two to three days”, The WHO indicates, and a “A rapid increase in the incidence of cases is seen in many countries.

  • New daily pollution records

France, the United Kingdom, Portugal and Greece on Tuesday recorded new records of daily cases of Covit-19, according to officials, as evidence of the meteoric progression of the Omigron variant.

In France, nearly 180,000 cases have been identified in the last 24 hours. The United Kingdom, one of the most affected European countries, also has a daily record of nearly 130,000 pollutants in the UK and Wales.

In Greece, the number of cases has doubled compared to Monday.

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  • Antigenic tests are less sensitive to Omicron

U.S. health officials warned Tuesday that antigenic screening tests for Govit-19 have the advantage of delivering results in minutes, making them less sensitive to the Omigron variant than previous variants.

If a person is infected with Omicron, these tests may indicate a negative result despite having an infection.

  • Omigron majority in Switzerland and the Netherlands

Officials said on Tuesday that the Omigron variant dominates in Switzerland (about 55% of cases) and the Netherlands, warning of an increase in hospital admissions.

  • South Africa: Backpadling at the end of the layout

South Africa, which announced last week the outcome of the findings of cases involving individuals who tested positive for Covit-19, reversed the decision on Tuesday, prompting several reactions about its eligibility for such a withdrawal.

  • Sharp increase in cases in Argentina

Argentina has experienced an acceleration of the Kovit-19 epidemic, with nearly 34,000 new pollutants in the last 24 hours, 10,000 more than the previous day, six times more than a week ago, but the head of state has so far rejected the new. Control measures.

  • Death of Grichka Bogdanoff

Astronauts ‘costumes, controversial science fiction and faces of “aliens”: One of the star duos of the’ 80s and accustomed to television shows, Kriska Boktanaf, died in Paris on Tuesday at the age of 72 against Covit-19. Not vaccinated.

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  • Mexico: A cruise ship is finally approved for landing

Mexico said on Tuesday it would allow all cruise ships “Ask to Doc”, Including those denied by Jalisco (western) state authorities due to Govt-19 cases on board.

  • More than 5.4 million people died

The Govt-19 epidemic has killed at least 5,404,577 people worldwide since the end of December 2019, according to a report established by AFP from official sources at 11:00 GMT on Tuesday. In all, the United States was the worst-hit country with 820,679 deaths, along with Brazil (618,705), India (480,290) and Russia (306,090).

The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that the number of deaths directly and indirectly linked to Govt-19 may be two to three times higher than the official record.

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