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Monday, March 8, 2021

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    Mozambique Initiates Public COVID-19 Vaccination Program

    Mozambique Prime Minister, Agostinho do Rosario, launched the country's COVID-19 vaccination program on March 5th. The vaccinations are set to begin on Monday and...

    Scientist Find COVID-19 “Variant of Concern” in Oregon

    Scientists discovered a variant similar to the highly contagious U.K. COVID-19 strain in Oregon last Friday.On March 5, the Oregon Health & Science University...

    Slovakia Receives 15,000 COVID-19 Vaccine Doses From France

    Slovakia has received a donation of 15,000 Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine from France, Slovak Prime Minister Igor Matovic announced on March 7. At a press conference...

    New Zealand Secures Enough Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccines for Entire Population

    New Zealand has secured an additional 8.5 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer-BioNTech, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced on March 8. Ardern...

    More than 17,000 Healthcare Workers Killed by COVID-19 in 2020

    Amnesty International, along with other organizations, have reported that at least 17,000 health workers have died from the coronavirus last year, based on the...

    Philippines Receives First COVAX COVID-19 Vaccines from World Health Organization

    The Philippines has received 487,200 doses of the COVAX program COVID-19 vaccine made by AstraZeneca from the WHO. A KLM commercial flight carried the vaccines...

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