LIVE: Sajid Javid opens debate on Britain's battle plan against Omicron variant.

HEALTH Secretary Sajid Javid opens debate in Parliament today on Britain's battle plan against the Omicron variant.

Javid announced new laws on face masks and testing for international arrivals to his colleagues in the House of Commons yesterday.

Three cases of the new Omicron variant have already been identified in England - although officials fear that means hundreds could already be infected.

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Sajid Javid to make major statement in Commons TODAY on new super-mutant Omicron variant
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