Omicron COVID-19: Boris Johnson brings in army and pop-up booster sites.

BREAKING: PRIME Minister Boris Johnson reveals battle plan to bring in military support and introduce 'pop-up' booster vaccination sites to save Christmas, amidst Omicron break-out.

Hundreds more NHS vaccination sites are opening nationally, and the army is set to be drafted in to turbo-charge the fight against Omicron.

Soldiers will help set up and staff some of the new jab clinics, as they join the effort see off the mutant variant threat.

Health bosses are hiring an extra 10,000 vaccinators as well as urging tens of thousands to join frontline volunteers, including The Sun’s Jabs Army.

The PM said he would be "throwing everything" at the troublesome variant, which has left scientists all around the world concerned.

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Boris Johnson says all adults will be offered boosters by end of January in bid to save Christmas from Omicron
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