Covid: Germany to impose ‘lockdown’ on unvaccinated and could make jabs obligatory from February



UK reports 53,945 new infections, and has identified 10 new Omicron variant cases; Germany is seeking to break a surge in coronavirus infections

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Pedestrians wear masks as they walk past Christmas decorations in London’s Knightbridge.

Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA