Recall that the new strain of coronavirus omicron & nbsp; was identified in Botswana. Истoчник aif.ru Plot of a novel coronavirus pandemic that spread from China The UK Health Safety Agency announced the detection of a third case in the country with the new omicron coronavirus strain, reports BBC News. Later, those infected with this type of virus were registered in South Africa and other countries. It is noted that the infected person has already left the UK. It is reported that the infection was found in London from a person who has traveled to South Africa. According to experts, numerous changes in its genome indicate a high transmissibility of this variant and resistance to protective antibodies of those who have been ill and vaccinated.