11/26/2021, 7:58 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Biden 'briefed' on Omicron variant - WH

United States President Joe Biden was "briefed" earlier in the day on the Omicron coronavirus variant, White House officials told reporters on Friday.

Except for National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Director Dr. Anthony Fauci, no other member of the Biden administration addressed the media today.

Meanwhile, the recently-discovered strain has been classified as a "variant of concern" by the World Health Organization (WHO).

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