US News Coronavirus: Two passengers from the southern Africa contaminated in Australia by the Omicron Variant
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Australianannounced this Sunday have detected the presence of the Omicron variant after testing. Emergency carried out in two passengers from Southern Africa who landed Saturday in Sydney. The two passengers traveled on a flight from Qatar Airways via Doha, told the NSW Health in a statement.
They have been tested positive atshortly after their arrival, which led to a further analysis to establish if they were carriers of the new variant of coronavirus, Omicron, detected for the first time in Africa from South. "The two positive cases, which were asymptomatic, are isolation in specific rooms. The two people are entirely , "said the NSW Health.
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© VALERY HACHE Passengers crowded on Saturday, to leave South Africa airport Johannesburg. AFP / Phill Magakoe The misty look, between frustration and relief, Valerie Leduc left the window from Johannesburg airport sesame pocket: finally a place on a return flight to Belgium, via Addis Ababa in three days. "It seemed to be criminals," says the young woman.
Twelve other passengers from Southern Africa who were on the same flight were not positive at COVID but were placed in quarantine, said the department. The approximately 260 passengers and crew members of this flight have also been invited to isolate, has indicated the health authority.
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first © AFP D e case of local transmission Omicron were reported Thursday and Friday in the United States and Australia, exacerbating concerns about this new variant of the coronavirus, already dominant in South Africa and could become in Europe. United States, five cases of varying Omicron were confirmed on Thursday in the state of New York, one in Minnesota and one in Hawaii, bringing to nine the total confirmed cases of the moment in the country.