January 19, Wednesday, 2022 (1:30 p.m.) Newsline read by Mr. Yamaguchi Hiroaki

January 19, Wednesday, 2022 (1:30 p.m.) Newsline read by Mr. Yamaguchi Hiroaki

1.The World Health Organization has suggested that there is no need at this time to
develop new vaccines to deal with the Omicron coronavirus variant.
2.The United States has warned that Russia could attack Ukraine at any point amid mounting tensions along the border. Western nations are calling for Russia to withdraw an estimated 100,000 troops amassed near the country’s border with Ukraine.
3.Airlines in the United States are canceling flights over worries about a new technology. They say the country’s new 5G wireless service could interfere with some aircraft instruments and are warning of “catastrophic disruptions” to travel and shipping.