Covid-19: Kuwait detects first case of Omicron variant

The case was reported in a European traveller

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Reuters file

By Reuters

Published: Wed 8 Dec 2021, 8:00 PM

Kuwait has detected its first case of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus, state news agency KUNA reported on Wednesday.

The variant was detected in a European traveller who arrived in Kuwait from an African country where the variant had been detected, KUNA reported, citing the health ministry’s spokesman.


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