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Czech PM appoints fourth health minister since start of pandemic | Coronavirus pandemic News

The move opens the way for the possible use of Russian and Chinese vaccines in one of Europe’s hardest-hit countries.Prime Minister Andrej Babis on...

AstraZeneca: Three key things to know about the embattled vaccine | Coronavirus pandemic News

AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine is back in the headlines again, with European medicines regulators poised to deliver their verdict on possible links between the shot...

Corruption claims spark new concerns about aid to South Sudan | Coronavirus pandemic News

Juba, South Sudan – When the pandemic struck, many feared South Sudan could be one of the hardest hit countries in Africa – years...

In new grim record, Brazil surpasses 4,000 daily COVID deaths | Coronavirus pandemic News

Coronavirus surge is spurring desperate calls for strict lockdown measures, but President Bolsonaro still rejects curbs.For the first time since the start of the...

‘Tightening their stranglehold’: COVID-19 crackdown in MENA | Coronavirus pandemic News

The coronavirus pandemic has amplified risks for the most vulnerable in the Middle East and North Africa region (MENA), according to a new report...

UK Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine trial in children paused | Coronavirus pandemic News

Oxford University says there were ‘no safety concerns’ in the trial but will await additional data before restarting.The University of Oxford said on Tuesday...

Bangladesh protest over COVID curbs turns violent, three shot | Coronavirus pandemic News

Demonstrators attack police station in rural Bangladesh, at least three people shot, say officials.A protest over police enforcement of coronavirus restrictions in rural Bangladesh...

Biden team to help AstraZeneca find US plant to produce vaccine | Coronavirus pandemic News

Johnson & Johnson has taken over production of its vaccine at a Emergent BioSolutions facility in Baltimore, which was previously manufacturing J&J and AstraZeneca...

Colombia to extend coronavirus restrictions as infections rise | Coronavirus pandemic News

Nightly curfews will vary depending on intensive care unit occupancy rates in various Colombian cities, president says.Colombia will extend coronavirus-related curfews in various cities...

Peru reports new COVID deaths record ahead of presidential polls | Coronavirus pandemic News

Peru has registered its highest single-day total of coronavirus-related deaths, as millions of people across the South American country prepare to head to the...

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