Dr. Zvi Maron, former adviser to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on the fight against coronavirus, was interviewed by Galey Israel radio.
Dr. Maron commented on the situation with the massive infection with the omicron strain in South Africa. He said: “ The largest group of those infected with the Omicron strain '' in South Africa – children 2-3 years old, most of the infected are children under five years old. There is no way to protect them from the virus – you cannot get them vaccinated and you cannot put masks on them. In South Africa, children died – not from the Omicron strain, but from the consequences of serious diseases, despite the fact that, as it turned out later, they were infected with the Omicron strain.
Previously, the Minister of the Interior Ayelet Shaked said that in South Africa, “seven children have died from the Omicron strain.
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