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US News NEW CORONA MUTANTE: South Africa will explain the virus variant area

12:15  26 november  2021
12:15  26 november  2021 Source:   kicker.de

Coronavirus: Facing the new Variant, the European Commission plans to block flights with southern Africa

 Coronavirus: Facing the new Variant, the European Commission plans to block flights with southern Africa Health-Coronavirus-EU-Variant: Coronavirus: Faced with the new Variant, the European Commission plans to block flights with the flight South Africa © Reuters / Siphiwe Sibeko Coronavirus: Facing the new Variant, the European Commission plans to block flights with southern Africa Brussels (Reuters) - The European Commission will propose to activate a procedure urgently to block aerial bonds with the southern region of Africa because of the concerns about Variant B.1.1,529 of the coronavirus SARS

Germany will explain South Africa because of the newly occurring coronavirus variant B.1.1.529 to the virus variant area. The regulation steps into force on the night of Saturday, airlines should then only carry German citizens to Germany, announced the managing Federal Minister of Health Jens Spahn (CDU). Optionally, neighboring countries of South Africa are also affected.

Deutschland wird Südafrika wegen der neu auftretenden Coronavirus-Variante B.1.1.529 zum Virusvariantengebiet erklären. © Picture Alliance / DPA Germany will explain South Africa for the newly occurring coronavirus variant B.1.1.529 to the virus variant area. Travel from South African countries expose

because of the spread of the new potentially more dangerous variant of the Coronavirus, the EU Commission wants to restrict travel from southern Africa to the EU on an absolute minimum. The Brussels authority will propose to the EU states to trigger the emergency brake for this purpose in order to suspend air traffic, EU Commission President Ursula of the Leyen on Twitter. The authenticity of the tweet was confirmed by the German Press Agency. The EU countries must now advise and decide. Legally binding, the emergency brake would not be, but it would be an important directional decision. Great Britain and Israel had earlier the air traffic to the states of the region.

RTL Plant continues with South Africa for Jungle Camp

 RTL Plant continues with South Africa for Jungle Camp Cologne. Although the team of the private broadcaster watch the current developments in the country, a spokesman said. But so far, it stuck to his plans to turn there in January 2022. © Marius Becker Daniel Hartwig and Sonja Zietlow moderate the TV show. The Private Tender RTL continues to plan with South Africa as a location for his next jungle camp 2022.

vaccines possibly less effective

«This newly discovered variant gets us, so we act pro-active here and early. The last thing that is missing now is a introduced new variant that makes even more problems, "Spahn said. Experts fear that the variant B.1.1.529 could be high due to unusually many mutations high and more easily penetrate the protective shield of the vaccines.

The South African Institute for Contagious Diseases NiCd announced on Thursday, 22 cases of the new variant B.1.1.529 had been demonstrated in South Africa. With more cases, it should be expected in the course of the current genome analyzes. The World Health Organization WHO already examines whether B.1.1.529 must be considered to be worrying. That said WHO expert Maria van Kerkhove in a briefing. It is also investigated to what extent the variant follow for the diagnosis, therapies and the vaccine campaigns.

Lufthansa is flying for the time being to South Africa

The German Lufthansa keeps the flight connections in the virus variety of South Africa for the time being. "We put the specifications and will continue to fly, also to bring people home and transport freight," said a Lufthansaskotel on Friday morning on request. Lufthansa watch the situation intensively and adhere to all legal requirements and rules.

COVID-19: the predominant Omicron variant in South Africa, according to WHO .
© AP - GBEMIGA Olamikan A healthy professional conducts a PCR test in Abuja, Nigeria, November 29, 2021, another country where The Omicron variant was detected. At a press conference, the World Health Organization (WHO) gave more information on the new Omicron variant that worries the entire planet.

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