Health Ministry: 9 in 10 Covid infections due to Omicron variant in Greece

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Health Ministry: 9 in 10 Covid infections due to Omicron variant in GreeceIt is likely that private-sector doctors will be sent orders to help out on Friday

Nine in ten new infections are attributed to the Omicron variant of the novel coronavirus, Alternate Health Minister Mina Gaga said on Wednesday, according to ANA.

During a briefing, the doctor noted that on December 30 Omicron accounted for 82% of all infections, and one day later the rate had climbed to 89% of all infections.

Gaga also unveiled that new vaccination appointments would become available, and those wishing to get vaccinated with Moderna's vaccines, in particular, will be able to do so on Sundays as well.

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