The WHO assessed the likelihood of the spread of the omicron strain

WHO: the probability of spreading the omicron strain COVID-19 at the global level is high – the strain of coronavirus globally as high. This was reported in a document published on the organization's website.

The WHO noted that at the moment there have been no deaths after infection with the Omircon strain COVID-19. At the same time, experts did not rule out the serious consequences of potential outbreaks of the disease, which will depend on the characteristics of the new variant of the virus.