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Germany warns of rise in COVID-19 cases going into fall

Germany warns of rise in COVID-19 cases going into fall

WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando Germany's health minister warned Friday that the country is seeing a steady rise in COVID-19 cases as it goes into the fall, and urged older people to get a second booster shot tweaked to protect against new variants.Other European...

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UAE, home to global hub Dubai, to ease virus restrictions

UAE, home to global hub Dubai, to ease virus restrictions

WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando The United Arab Emirates, home to global business and travel hub Dubai, will ease masking requirements imposed over the coronavirus pandemic, authorities said Monday.As of Wednesday, the wearing of face masks will no longer be required...

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Israel rolls out new omicron-tailored COVID-19 vaccines

Israel rolls out new omicron-tailored COVID-19 vaccines

WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando Israel on Thursday began administering doses of coronavirus vaccines tailored to fight the highly infectious omicron variant as its health authorities urged at-risk groups and those over 65 to get the shot.The rollout of the new vaccine...

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Danish queen tests positive after UK monarch’s funeral

Danish queen tests positive after UK monarch’s funeral

WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando Denmark’s Queen Margrethe II has tested positive for the coronavirus after attending the funeral of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, the royal palace said Wednesday. In a statement, the royal household said that Margrethe, 82, who has been...

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