Great Britain Imposing new restrictions to contain the Omicron mutant

Today, on Tuesday, the British Parliament passed a resolution that includes new restrictions to contain the Omicron mutant of the Corona virus.

The decision includes reintroducing the use of the muzzle in shops and public transport.

Also, it includes imposing a 10-day quarantine on those who are in contact with people infected with the “Omicron” mutation.

Boost your vaccines

In parallel, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson confirmed that his country will work to promote vaccines in all over the UK.

Johnson said 4,000 troops will be deployed to assist with Corona vaccination operations, explaining it is time to take the booster dose of Corona vaccines. in Great Britain.

On Monday, Johnson’s government announced that it was expanding the booster vaccine program, with a booster dose that will be given to anyone over the age of 18 three months after people receive the second vaccine.

Boris Johnson from today's conference 30-11-2021 (AFP)
Boris Johnson from today’s conference 30-11-2021 (AFP)

Until now, only people aged 40 and over considered clinically at risk were eligible for the booster vaccine.

The change of council means that about 13 million people will benefit from the vaccine. So far, the UK has provided around 17.8 million doses of a booster vaccine.

About 14 cases of the omicron mutant have been identified so far in across the UK and Johnson said the new measures “will save us time facing” the new mutant.

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