Philippines sees first deaths from Omicron COVID-19 variant

20-Jan-2022 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM Print This Post

The Philippines on Wednesday confirmed the first domestic deaths caused by the highly infectious Omicron variant of COVID-19.

The health ministry said those who died were elderly patients with existing health issues and had not been vaccinated against COVID-19.

https://www.reuters.com/world/asia-pacific/philippines-sees-first-deaths-omicron-covid-19-variant-2022-01-19/

 

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