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Von der Leyen said 75m of the additional doses to be delivered in the second quarter

Jan 8, 2021

The European Union reached a deal with Pfizer and BioNTech for 300 million additional doses of their Covid-19 vaccine, doubling the amount of doses from these producers, the head of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen said on Friday.
The European Commission today proposed to the EU member states to purchase an additional 200 million doses of the Covid-19 vaccine produced by BioNTech and Pfizer, with the option to acquire another 100 million doses, it said in a statement.