Australia to Kanye West: you must be fully vaccinated to play here

After the Australian public and government overwhelmingly agreed they didn’t want unvaccinated tennis champion Novak Djokovic within the nation, Prime Minister Scott Morrison has a robust working for hip-hop celebrity Kanye West. Kanye announced plans to tour Australia in March, but the authorities has responded: not and not utilizing a vaccine you aren’t.
While Kanye’s vaccination standing is unknown, he has made some decidedly anti-vax statements up to now. He did say in an interview final 12 months that he received one dose of a Covid-19 vaccine, but in an interview with Forbes magazine, he spouted a string of religious imagery and vaccine misinformation (something the Pope himself strongly condemned this weekend).
“It’s so a lot of our kids which are being vaccinated and paralysed. So after they say the way in which we’re going to fix Covid-19 is with a vaccine, I’m extraordinarily cautious. That’s the mark of the beast. They want to put chips inside us, they need to do every kind of things, to make it where we can’t cross the gates of heaven.”

The Sydney Morning Herald newspaper reported yesterday that, in accordance with business sources, Kanye was planning a stadium tour throughout the country in March, although no remark was released yet by representatives of the rapper who has bought 21 million albums and one hundred million digital downloads worldwide, ranking him within the US as a top-selling hip-hop artist behind solely Jay-Z (27.5 million albums), Tupac Shakur (36.5 million), and Eminem (46.5 million).
Prime Minister Morrison referred to Novak when explaining that, in Australia, nobody is above the regulation in terms of vaccination and, if Kanye just isn’t fully vaccinated with at least 2 doses of a Covid-19 vaccine, he would not be allowed to enter the country.
“The rules are you need to be absolutely vaccinated. Controversial apply to everybody, as people have seen most recently. It doesn’t matter who you may be, they’re the foundations. Follow the principles – you’ll have the ability to come. You don’t observe the rules, you can’t.”

Australia has lately been just like Thailand when the Delta variant started to spread, onerous hit by the Omicron variant with about 2 million infections recorded after only 400,000 for the entirety of the pandemic before then. A record 98 folks died Friday and one other ninety seven Saturday, and Australia has taken its vaccination efforts very critically. The majority of people supported Australia’s determination to boot unvaccinated folks from the nation, well-known or not..

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