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COVID: Europe witness over 100 million covid infection, upsurge by Omicron strain


  • This is more than a third of all infections worldwide. 
  • Covid-related deaths are, however, decreasing in Europe. 
  • The continent is battling an upsurge of cases spurred on by the highly transmissible Omicron strain of the virus.
  • The European region, including 52 countries and territories from the Atlantic coast to Azerbaijan and Russia, has recorded 100 million infections of COVID-19 over the past 2 years.