1st US case of COVID omicron variant confirmed in California

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A a person person in in California California is is the the first first in in the the U. U. S. S. with with an an identified identified case case of of the the Omicron Omicron variant variant with with confirmed confirmed cases cases in in about about two two dozen dozen countries countries Dr Dr Anthony Anthony Fauci Fauci had had said said it it was was just just a a matter matter of of time time before before one one was was found found here here man man now now it it has has been been the the individual individual was was a a traveler traveler who who returned returned from from South South Africa Africa on on November November the the twenty twenty second second and and tested tested positive positive on on November November the the twenty twenty ninth ninth algae algae says says the the person person was was fully fully vaccinated vaccinated and and has has a a mild mild symptoms symptoms which which are are getting getting better better officials officials say say all all the the persons persons close close contacts contacts have have tested tested negative negative the the by by the the administration's administration's restricted restricted travel travel from from southern southern Africa Africa and and is is moving moving to to tighten tighten testing testing rules rules for for overseas overseas travellers travellers Sager Sager mag mag ani ani Washington Washington

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