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Australia detects first Omicron variant infections

Australian officials confirmed Sunday that two overseas travelers arriving in Sydney are the first to test positive in the country for the omicron variant of the coronavirus, as nations around the world tightened controls against the worrying new strain.
2 months ago|Canberra, Australia

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New coronavirus variant Omicron keeps spreading, Australia detects cases

Health officials in Australia's most populous state, New South Wales, said https://www.reuters.com/world/asia-pacific/australian-state-edge-about-omicron-virus-variant-arrival-2021-11-27 two passengers who arrived in Sydney from southern Africa on Saturday evening had tested positive for the Omicron variant of the coronavirus. Another 12 passengers from southern Africa were also in 14 days of hotel quarantine, while around 260 other passengers …

2 months ago|Los Angeles, United States
Times of India
Times of IndiaR

Travel curbs aimed at Covid variant Omicron tighten across the world

Rest of World News: HONG KONG: Australian officials were racing Sunday to conduct further tests on passengers arriving from southern Africa who tested positive for Covid-.

2 months ago|Mumbai, India
The Guardian
The GuardianL

Covid update: Australia confirms first Omicron cases

Two international arrivals to New South Wales have tested positive for the new variant, health authorities have confirmed

2 months ago|London, United Kingdom
Reuters
ReutersC

New coronavirus variant Omicron keeps spreading, Australia detects cases

- The new Omicron coronavirus variant kept spreading around the world on Sunday, with two cases detected in Australia, even as more countries tried to seal themselves off by imposing travel restrictions. Health officials in Australia's most populous state, New South Wales, said https://www.reuters.com/world/asia-pacific/australian-state-edge-about-omicron-virus-variant-arrival-2021-11-

2 months ago|United Kingdom
News18 India
News18 IndiaR

Australia Confirms First Covid Omicron Infection in Two Passengers, Panic Grips Sydney

The eastern state of New South Wales' health authority said it had conducted urgent genomic testing and confirmed the new strain was present in two passengers.

2 months ago|India
The Hindu
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Australia detects first COVID-19 Omicron infections

Both passengers came from southern Africa and arrived in Australia on a Qatar Airways flight via Doha.

2 months ago|India
NDTV
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Australia Detects Two Cases Of New Covid Variant 'Omicron'

Health officials in Australia said Sunday they had detected the Covid Omicron strain for the first time after testing two passengers from southern Africa who flew into Sydney.

2 months ago|New Delhi, India
The Independent
The IndependentL

Omicron: Australia confirms two cases of new variant in New South Wales

Another 12 passengers arriving from southern Africa sent to 14-day hotel quarantine

2 months ago|London, United Kingdom
CNN
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Federal officials bracing for first detection of Omicron coronavirus variant in the US

Federal health officials are bracing for the first cases of the new Omicron coronavirus variant to be detected in the US and say there are likely far more cases worldwide than is currently known.

2 months ago|Atlanta, United States
abc News
abc NewsL

Australia confirms 2 omicron cases as travel curbs tighten

Australian officials say two overseas travelers arriving in Sydney are the first to test positive in the country for the omicron variant of the coronavirus, as nations around the world tightened controls against the worrying new strain

2 months ago|United States
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