[:en]European Fee President Reassures EU Leaders She Will Ban Vaccine Exports If Suppliers Fail To Ship Once more[:]
Fee President Ursula von der Leyen speaks throughout a information convention with European Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa and European Parliament President David Sassoli (not pictured), in Brussels, Belgium February 12, 2021. REUTERS/Johanna Geron
Fee head reassures leaders she is going to ban vaccines leaving EU if suppliers fail to ship once more
Ursula von der Leyen has reassured EU leaders she is going to ban coronavirus vaccines from leaving the EU if suppliers reminiscent of AstraZeneca fail to ship once more, as she confronted questions over her dealing with of shortages.
The European fee president’s pledge at a digital summit got here as leaders issued an announcement promising to “speed up the availability of vaccines”, with simply 8% of the grownup inhabitants having obtained a jab in contrast with 27% within the UK.