President Biden getting updates on Omicron variant -White House

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden has been briefed on the latest situation regarding the new Omicron variant of COVID-19, the White House said on Saturday, as Britain, Germany and Italy reported detecting cases. “At the same time, senior health officials and the COVID response team have been monitoring the latest updates on Omicron and in regular touch with health officials around the world,” a White House official said in a statement. Omicron was first detected in South Africa this week, leading countries around the globe, including the United States, to impose travel restrictio…

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