Japan reports 3rd case of Omicron variant in traveller who had been in Italy
TOKYO (Reuters) - A man in his 30s who had been in Italy has tested positive for the Omicron COVID-19 variant in the third case to be found in Japan, the top government spokesman said on Monday.
Speaking at a news conference, Chief Cabinet Secretary Hirokazu Matsuno provided no further details, not saying which country the traveller was coming from or giving his nationality.
(Reporting by Chang-Ran Kim; Editing by Tom Hogue)
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