EU health commissioner Stella Kyriakides speaks during a press conference on the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine in Brussels on Wednesday. Photo: AFP EU health commissioner Stella Kyriakides speaks during a press conference on the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine in Brussels on Wednesday. Photo: AFP
EU health commissioner Stella Kyriakides speaks during a press conference on the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine in Brussels on Wednesday. Photo: AFP

AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine shortage sets Britain and EU on collision course

  • The European Union has demanded that the pharmaceutical company use doses from its UK factories to make up supply delays for its Covid-19 shot
  • The bloc and former member Britain are both insisting that the firm keep its delivery promises despite there not being enough vaccine to go around

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
EU health commissioner Stella Kyriakides speaks during a press conference on the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine in Brussels on Wednesday. Photo: AFP EU health commissioner Stella Kyriakides speaks during a press conference on the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine in Brussels on Wednesday. Photo: AFP
EU health commissioner Stella Kyriakides speaks during a press conference on the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine in Brussels on Wednesday. Photo: AFP
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