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Coronavirus: WHO urges countries to donate 10 million vaccine doses as supplies tighten

The World Health Organization urged countries on Friday to donate Covid-19 vaccine doses to inoculate the most vulnerable in 20 poorer nations after India, a key supplier to the agency’s Covax Facility vaccine-sharing programme, said it was prioritising local needs.WHO director general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that the Covax programme, run with the Gavi vaccine alliance, needed 10 million doses immediately to inoculate health care workers and older people as a stopgap measure.“Covax is…

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