People wait to have their children tested for a Covid-19 antibody test in Hadera, Israel. Photo: AP People wait to have their children tested for a Covid-19 antibody test in Hadera, Israel. Photo: AP
People wait to have their children tested for a Covid-19 antibody test in Hadera, Israel. Photo: AP

Coronavirus: Israel offers booster shots to children as young as 12; Switzerland warns of terror attacks on vaccine sites

  • Israeli officials say the effectiveness of the second dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine waned six months after administration, making a booster necessary
  • Elsewhere, tougher restrictions on unvaccinated people planned in German region, while Switzerland is on alert for potential attacks on vaccine facilities

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
People wait to have their children tested for a Covid-19 antibody test in Hadera, Israel. Photo: AP People wait to have their children tested for a Covid-19 antibody test in Hadera, Israel. Photo: AP
People wait to have their children tested for a Covid-19 antibody test in Hadera, Israel. Photo: AP
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