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DID WE FORGET ABOUT COVID?
Since the war in Ukraine began, all eyes have been on the conflict, making it the main concern of the media. As a consequence, Covid, which has dominated headlines for over two years, almost disappeared from the press, and is now seen by many as the least of their worries, given the chaotic and uncertain international crisis. In politics, some are also using the ubiquity of the Ukrainian conflict as a way of avoiding accountability for their handling of the pandemic. Meanwhile, a sub-variant of Omicron, BA.2, is leading to a new wave of infections across Europe… concern (subject of) preoccupation / headlines main title on the front page of a newspaper / least less, the lowest / worry (source of) anxiety, preoccupation / ubiquity omnipresence / accountability responsibility (for one’s actions) / handling management / meanwhile during this time, in the meantime / to lead, led, led to to cause, result in / wave contagion, here, phase of an epidemic.