2022-01-15

Omicron pop! 4423 newly confirmed cases in South Korea

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January 15 (Xinhua) according to Yonhap news agency, South Korea’s central epidemic prevention strategy headquarters reported on the 15th that as of 0:00 on the same day, 4423 new crown confirmed cases had been added in South Korea compared with 0:00 the previous day, with a total of 687984 confirmed cases. The epidemic prevention department of South Korea predicts that the Omicron pandemic in the country is inevitable, which will inevitably lead to a sharp increase in new cases and severe cases in a single day

Omicron pop! 4423 newly confirmed cases in South Korea

at the end of December 2021, a light box was built on Qingxi square in the center of Seoul, South Korea, on which several short sentences were projected – “overcome the epidemic together” and “overcome the epidemic together”. China News Agency reporter Ceng Nai photo

reported that, due to tightened epidemic prevention measures and new crown vaccine to enhance the vaccination rate, the domestic epidemic situation was once inflection point, but the recent spread of COVID-19 variant strains increased the number of new cases again. p>

the South Korean government has decided to implement the new regulations on epidemic prevention, including the measures of limiting the number of private gatherings to 6 from January 17 to February 6 and banning the business of restaurants, cafes and other places after 9 p.m. for a period of three weeks

on the other hand, it is reported that according to the mathematical model released by the South Korean disease management agency on the 14th, Omicron will become the dominant strain in South Korea before and after January 21. At that time, it may account for more than 50% of the newly confirmed cases in China

it is reported that South Korea reported the first confirmed case of infection with Omicron in November 2021. At present, the cases of infection with Omicron account for about 20% of the total confirmed cases