An employee of Panama’s sanitation service is inoculated with the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine against Covid-19 in Panama City on Friday. Photo: AFP An employee of Panama’s sanitation service is inoculated with the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine against Covid-19 in Panama City on Friday. Photo: AFP
An employee of Panama’s sanitation service is inoculated with the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine against Covid-19 in Panama City on Friday. Photo: AFP

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Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
An employee of Panama’s sanitation service is inoculated with the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine against Covid-19 in Panama City on Friday. Photo: AFP An employee of Panama’s sanitation service is inoculated with the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine against Covid-19 in Panama City on Friday. Photo: AFP
An employee of Panama’s sanitation service is inoculated with the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine against Covid-19 in Panama City on Friday. Photo: AFP
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