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New York City Public Health Head Dave Chokshi said the city has issued a decree urging everyone, regardless of vaccination status, to wear protective masks indoors, TASS reports.
At the same time, Chokshi noted that the requirement to wear masks in public transport, schools and medical institutions remains in force.
Earlier, the Russian Foreign Ministry announced restrictions & nbsp; due to a new strain of the omicron coronavirus. We will remind, a new variant of the causative agent COVID-19 was discovered in Botswana. Later it became known about the appearance of those infected with this type of virus in South Africa and other countries. The WHO announced a high probability of the global spread of the omicron strain and called on states to increase the rate of vaccination of the population.