Rospotrebnadzor denied the appearance of the omicron strain in Russia

Rospotrebnadzor expert: no omicron strain COVID-19 has been detected in Russia at the moment not found, reports TASS with reference to an expert from the Central Research Institute of Rospotrebnadzor.

Thus, he refuted the statements of Senator Vladimir Krugly that the omicron had already appeared in the country. A member of the Federation Council argued that the strain could have been brought in by citizens who visited Egypt. He called for the closure of flights with the resort country.