Mutating worries: What the press is saying (now) about Omicron, kid shots and Iran – The Times of Israel

1. Turning down the variant volume: The Omicron variant of the coronavirus is making waves around in the world, and the press here has dutifully followed along like a bloodhound, as the government first went into crisis mode and then pulled back to a less panicky wait-and-see approach.
2. Vaccinate, or else: The major coronavirus conversation Wednesday morning revolves around comments by coronavirus czar Salman Zarka to Radio FM103 that Israel should weigh introducing a national vaccine mandate compelling all citizens to get themselves inoculated against the coronavirus.
3. Nuked talks: The restart of Iran talks also gets the attention of the press, which mostly joins in the government’s lack of trust that anything will come of the agreement.
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