Belgium confirms the first case of the “new variant” in the European Union.
New variant Covid-19 B.1.1.529 found in South Africa primarily affects people under the age of 25, with a virus vaccination rate of only 26%.
According to Times Live, South African Health Minister Joe Fahla said of the affected group, “They are in grave danger.”
There were 22 positive cases of this variant reported in the country. In addition, as sequencing results become available, other NGS-SA laboratories are confirming more cases.
“While data is limited, our experts are working overtime with all surveillance systems in place to understand the new option and the potential implications. The changes are happening at a fast pace, and the public is confident that we will keep them informed, ”-
comments by Professor Adrian Puren.
The number of confirmed cases is increasing rapidly, especially in Gauteng, Northwest and Limpopo.
The stock exchanges today are colored red. This shows that it all starts again. Oil fell more than $10 today. This is a clear signal of expectations not only in Europe but also around the world.
Now it remains to put a suitable name for the new version, one of the playlist.
Israel is on the verge of a state of emergency just two weeks after its “Omega War Game” virus exercise, says PM Bennett.