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COVID-19: Canada in for "intense" weeks of Omicron infections, data shows | FULL

Canada is set for several “intense” weeks of COVID-19 activity as the Omicron variant continues to drive record infections and hospitalizations, new modelling data suggested on Friday. The projections indicate the Omicron wave could peak at 170,000 cases a day this month, though officials say the numbers are estimates of the “true number of daily cases” that may be…

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COVID-19: Canada enacts travel restrictions for southern Africa over "Omicron" variant | LIVE

Health Minister Jean-Yves Duclos and other Canadian health officials are expected to provide an update on the country’s response to COVID-19 as concerns mount over a new variant, B.1.1.529, which was first detected in South Africa. The Conservative Party on Friday morning called on the Liberal government to take new measures, including to put in place a ban on…

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Mired by low popularity and a surging COVID-19 death toll, Trump picks a fight with Canada

McMaster’s Marvin Ryder says that U.S. President Trump is looking for someone to blame amid sliding numbers because of the COVID-19 pandemic – so he’s decided to pick on Canada. #uspoli #cdnpoli Subscribe to CTV News to watch more videos: https://www.youtube.com/ctvnews Connect with CTV News: For the latest news visit: http://www.ctvnews.ca/ For a full video offering visit the CTV…

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COVID-19: How do Canada and the U.S. compare in controlling the outbreak

Infectious disease experts talk to National co-host Andrew Chang about how Canada and the U.S. compare at controlling the COVID-19 pandemic and what happens when the border opens. Welcome to The National, the flagship nightly newscast of CBC News. »»» Subscribe to The National to watch more videos here: https://www.youtube.com/user/CBCTheNational?sub_confirmation=1 Voice your opinion and connect with us online: Facebook…

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