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Coalition leaders to meet NPHET over Covid-19 situation

The coalition leaders of Micheál Martin, Leo Varadkar and Eamon Ryan are due to meet the National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET) tomorrow.

Discussions will revolve around the new Omicron variant, as well as hospitalisation and the wider epidemiological situation in Ireland at the moment.

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NPHET will meet tomorrow afternoon and will assess guidance from their Epidemiology Team who have been monitoring the variant over the weekend.

Cabinet will hold its weekly meeting on Tuesday following receiving advice from NPHET.

Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly was in contact with a number of key officials and ministers over the weekend.

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