Omicron variant detected in 17 countries

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Published: 2021-11-30 15:15

Last Updated: 2022-05-17 09:32


Omicron variant detected in 17 countries
Omicron variant detected in 17 countries

A total of 17 countries confirmed cases of the new variant, Omicron, according to CNN.

CNN said Tuesday that the countries are Austria, Belgium, Botswana, Canada, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Portugal, South Africa, Sweden, the United Kingdom, Australia, and the Israeli Occupation.

Additionally, 69 countries imposed travel restrictions to avoid the outbreak of the new variant.

The 69 countries are:

  1. Angola
  2. Argentina
  3. Australia
  4. Austria
  5. Bahrain
  6. Belgium
  7. Brazil
  8. Bulgaria
  9. Canada
  10. Chile
  11. Colombia
  12. Croatia
  13. Cuba
  14. Czech Republic
  15. Denmark
  16. Egypt
  17. Estonia
  18. Fiji
  19. Finland
  20. France
  21. Germany
  22. Greece
  23. Guatemala
  24. Hong Kong
  25. Hungary
  26. India
  27. Indonesia
  28. Ireland
  29. Israel
  30. Italy
  31. Japan
  32. Jordan
  33. Kuwait
  34. Latvia
  35. Lithuania
  36. Luxembourg
  37. Malaysia
  38. Maldives
  39. Malta
  40. Morocco
  41. Netherlands
  42. New Zealand
  43. Norway
  44. Oman
  45. Pakistan
  46. Paraguay
  47. Philippines
  48. Poland
  49. Portugal
  50. Qatar
  51. Republic of Cyprus
  52. Romania
  53. Russia
  54. Rwanda
  55. Saudi Arabia
  56. Singapore
  57. Slovakia
  58. Slovenia
  59. South Korea
  60. Spain
  61. Sri Lanka
  62. Sweden
  63. Switzerland
  64. Taiwan
  65. Thailand
  66. Turkey
  67. United Arab Emirates
  68. United Kingdom
  69. United States