Poland to send 650,000 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine to Ukraine - (This is Money via NewsPoints Desk)

  • The minister in charge of the Polish vaccination drive told state news agency PAP that Poland will send 650,000 doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine to Ukraine on Tuesday, as reported by This is Money.

  • Polish media say the country has a surplus of vaccines after fully inoculating about 57% of the adult population, according to figures from the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control Vaccine Tracker.

  • On Sunday, Australia said it had purchased about 1 million doses of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine from Poland.

  • Polish vaccinations chief Michal Dworczyk told PAP that Poland has also sent 2.4 million Pfizer vaccines to Spain and 600,000 to Portugal, as well as 1 million doses of the Moderna vaccine to Norway.

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