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Still ‘not clear’ whether Omicron COVID variant is more transmissible or more severe than Delta: WHO

The experts of the UN health agency said researchers in South Africa and around the world are currently conducting studies to better understand the aspects of Omicron, but as of right now, it is not clear whether it is more transmissible compared to other variants, including Delta. “The number of …

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Japan adds $6.75 billion to military budget in rush to bolster air and sea defenses

Japan adds $6.75 billion to military budget in rush to bolster air and sea defenses

Prime Minister Fumio Kishida’s government on Friday approved the outlay as part of a supplementary budget. While such additions to defense spending are common, the 774 billion yen that lawmakers will be asked to approve is the largest amount ever, according to Japan’s Ministry of Defense. “As the security environment …

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