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Live updates: Spain bans routes from 2 African countries

Live updates: Spain bans routes from 2 African countries

WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando MADRID — Spain’s government has banned flights connecting air routes from South Africa and Botswana to the European country due to fears of the new omicron coronavirus variant.The order affects any connecting flights from these...

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Greece to mandate COVID-19 vaccination for over-60s

Greece to mandate COVID-19 vaccination for over-60s

WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando Residents in Greece over age 60 will be fined 100 euros (more than $110) a month if they fail to get vaccinated against the coronavirus, under the first general COVID-19 mandate announced by the country’s government.The measure was...

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1st French omicron case on Indian Ocean island of Reunion

1st French omicron case on Indian Ocean island of Reunion

WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando Japan and France confirmed their first cases of the new variant of the coronavirus on Tuesday as countries around the world scrambled to close their doors or find ways to limit its spread while scientists study how damaging it might...

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Japan confirms first case of new coronavirus variant

Japan confirms first case of new coronavirus variant

WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando Japan confirmed on Tuesday its first case of the new omicron coronavirus variant, a visitor who recently arrived from Namibia, an official said.Chief Cabinet Secretary Hirokazu Matsuno said the patient, a man in his 30s, tested positive...

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Biden vaccine rule for health workers blocked in 10 states

Biden vaccine rule for health workers blocked in 10 states

WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando A federal judge on Monday blocked President Joe Biden’s administration from enforcing a coronavirus vaccine mandate on thousands of health care workers in 10 states that had brought the first legal challenge against the requirement. The...

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