Health Ministry in Gaza Strip warns Omicron could overwhelm soon

Published by
DPA

The Hamas-run Health Ministry in the Gaza Strip warned late on Monday that the territory is seeing a rapid spread of the Omicron variant of Covid-19 that could overwhelm health services there. “There are deep concerns and fear that the Gaza Strip will witness in the coming weeks a strong and uncontrolled wave of Omicron variant,” Health Ministry official Majdi Dhair told reporters. He said several cases recently identified “weren’t among returning travellers from abroad,” which means that Omicron is already spreading in communities, and there are possible cases that the ministry doesn’t know a…

Read More

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *