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Omicron variant: Hong Kong to ban non-residents from three more countries to shut out Covid-19 cases

Hong Kong authorities will ban visitors from three more countries to shut out Covid-19 cases involving the Omicron variant, but public health experts have cautioned against undue alarm before further data about the heavily mutated strain becomes available in a week or two.Secretary for Food and Health Sophia Chan Siu-chee defended the new border-control measures, which she described as stringent enough to contain the spread of the variant, rejecting calls for returning residents also to be…

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