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UK to lift travel test requirements for the vaccinated

UK to lift travel test requirements for the vaccinated

WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Monday his government will remove coronavirus testing requirements for vaccinated people arriving in England, news hailed by the travel industry as a big step back to normality.Johnson said that...

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Belgium OKs 4th vaccine shot for immunocompromised people

Belgium OKs 4th vaccine shot for immunocompromised people

WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando Belgium's health ministers have approved a recommendation to use a fourth dose of coronavirus vaccine to better protect people with a weakened immune system against the virus.Christie Morreale, the minister for public health in the...

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WHO chief warns against talk of ‘endgame’ in pandemic

WHO chief warns against talk of ‘endgame’ in pandemic

WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando The head of the World Health Organization is warning that conditions remain ideal for more coronavirus variants to emerge and says it's dangerous to assume omicron is the last one or that “we are in the endgame,” while saying the acute...

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France bars unvaccinated from restaurants, sports venues

France bars unvaccinated from restaurants, sports venues

WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando People who aren't vaccinated against COVID-19 are no longer allowed in France’s restaurants, bars, tourist sites and sports venues unless they recently recovered from the virus.The new law came into effect Monday requiring a “vaccine...

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Monthlong pandemic lockdown lifted on China’s Xi’an

Monthlong pandemic lockdown lifted on China’s Xi’an

WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando Authorities have lifted a monthlong pandemic lockdown on the northern Chinese city of Xi’an and its 13 million residents. The announcement Monday followed the restart of commercial flights from the city the day before. Xi’an has been a...

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Russia sets another daily virus record amid omicron surge

Russia sets another daily virus record amid omicron surge

WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando New coronavirus infections in Russia reached an all-time high on Sunday, the third consecutive daily record as the highly contagious omicron variant spreads through the country. The national coronavirus task force reported 63,205 new...

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