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The UAE announces the registration of the first infection with the mutant Omicron
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The Ministry of Health and Community Protection announced the registration of the first case of the "Omicron" mutant

The Ministry of Health and Community Protection announced the registration of the first case of the "Omicron" mutant, of an African woman coming from an African country, passing through an Arab country, and receiving two doses of the Covid-19 vaccine, according to the approved national protocol.

The Ministry of Health stated that the infected woman was isolated and her condition followed up, as she did not show any symptoms, and those who had contact with her were isolated and all necessary health measures were taken.

The ministry confirmed the health sector's readiness to deal with various developments by taking all proactive measures through investigation and necessary examination procedures.

The Ministry of Health and Community Protection also stressed the importance of taking the vaccine and also obtaining the booster dose, as vaccinations contribute to raising immunity and preventing severe symptoms and deaths, especially in light of mutations.