California. A new variant of the coronavirus, Omicron, which was recently found in Africa, has also appeared in the United States. U.S. health officials said the new variant was discovered Wednesday in California, according to various foreign media reports.
The same variant was found in a man from South Africa on November 22, California health officials said on Wednesday. Those who received the full dose of the vaccine tested positive for corona, and further tests were performed at the University of California. It is said that a new or the latest deadly variant of his corona virus, Omicron, was discovered.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed Wednesday that it was the first omikron infection to occur in the United States, which appeared in California on Wednesday.
US President Joe Biden has been preparing strategies to fight the Covid-19 in the cold season, and masks have been made mandatory in public places since mid-March. The White House has said it plans to test a mandatory corona for international travelers.
The US Federal Bureau of Disease Control has instructed passengers arriving in the US from South Africa to register. Details about the impact of the new variant of the Corona, which was first discovered in South Africa on November 8, are yet to come. We will have to wait another two weeks to find out how effective this variant is. Anthony Fauchi said.
Meanwhile, Japan’s central bank has warned of an economic crisis as various countries tighten sanctions. Bank of Japan board member Hitoshi Suzuki said the Omicron variant could push Japan’s plan to achieve economic recovery. As of November 28, 56 countries have imposed sanctions on the new variant.