Wednesday, December 1, 2021

United Kingdom

Face masks made mandatory in England from Tuesday onwards

Health Minister Sajid Javid said face masks will be mandatory in shops and on public transport in England from Tuesday in response to the new Omicron variant. This brings England in line with other parts of the UK. The prime minister also announced earlier that PCR tests would be required for all overseas arrivals. Arrivals from 10 new red list countries will have to be quarantined...

UK to ban six southern African countries as detection of new COVID variant

Britain said on Thursday it would ban travel from six southern African countries, after South Africa detected a new variant of Covid-19 with a large number of mutations. "The first indication we have of this variant is that it may be more transmissible than the Delta variant and the vaccines that we currently have may be less effective against it," said Health Secretary Sajid Javid. Javid...
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