Is South Africa getting ‘punished’ for identifying the coronavirus omicron variant? | DW News

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The new COVID-19 variant Omicron was first identified by researchers in South Africa. But they point out that doesn’t necessarily mean it originated there. It is more an indication of the country’s prowess when it comes to gene sequencing.

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