Dutch health officials said on Sunday they had found at least 13 cases of the new Omicron strain among 61 quarantined travelers who had tested positive for it. coronavirus After coming from South Africa.
“The Omicron variant has been identified in 13 positive tests so far. The investigation is not over yet. The new variant can be found in more test samples,” the National Institute for Public Health (RIVM) said in a statement.