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As omicron variant alarm spreads, countries reflect on sweeping ‘pandemic treaty’

When threatened, governments often do not think globally. They watch over themselves. And since the emergence of omicron, countries have responded with outright restrictions and bans on entry from countries with confirmed cases. Southern Africa, where the variant was first detected, has been particularly targeted by travel bans, although the virus has already spread.

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