A woman receives a Covid-19 test in New York City. The US recorded more than 1 million Covid-19 cases on January 3, 2022, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. Photo: AFP
A woman receives a Covid-19 test in New York City. The US recorded more than 1 million Covid-19 cases on January 3, 2022, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. Photo: AFP

Joe Biden urges calm, not alarm as US smashes global Covid-19 record and Omicron runs rampant

  • Biden addresses nation after US reports 1 million new Covid-19 cases in a day
  • Soaring Omicron could lead to more dangerous variants, WHO official warns

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A woman receives a Covid-19 test in New York City. The US recorded more than 1 million Covid-19 cases on January 3, 2022, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. Photo: AFP
A woman receives a Covid-19 test in New York City. The US recorded more than 1 million Covid-19 cases on January 3, 2022, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. Photo: AFP
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