Too early to know jabs-Omicron data: WHO

By Stephanie Nebehay and Michael Shields
Updated December 8 2021 - 7:46pm, first published 7:41pm
WHO experts say it is still too early to say how well vaccines will protect against Omicron.

Governments need to reassess responses to COVID-19 and speed up vaccination programs to tackle Omicron although it is too early to say how well existing shots will protect against the new variant, the World Health Organisation says.