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Saudi Arabia confirms first case of Omicron COVID-19 variant

Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Saudi Arabia confirms first case of Omicron COVID-19 variant

Saudi Arabia confirmed its first case of the Omicron COVID-19 variant coming from a north African country, the state news agency said on Wednesday.

Omicron, first reported in southern Africa and which the World Health Organization (WHO) said carries a "very high" risk of infection surges, has triggered global alarm, with border closures casting a shadow over a nascent economic recovery from a two-year pandemic.

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Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Vaccine is like AIR BAG in your car. It helps you to reduce the collision impact. But saving your life depends on some other factors. Vaccine works in same way.

Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Hi Human
Vaccination is a preventive measure not the cure by itself. So vaccinated person can get infected, but the virus will not cause damage to health. This is my understanding.

Wednesday, December 1, 2021
strange....if it is spreading from country to country means from passengers and only vaccinated passengers are allowed to fly...
means new variant can not fight the vaccine ???

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