A medical worker injects a woman with a dose of the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine at a vaccination hub in Rome. Photo: AFP A medical worker injects a woman with a dose of the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine at a vaccination hub in Rome. Photo: AFP
A medical worker injects a woman with a dose of the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine at a vaccination hub in Rome. Photo: AFP

European Union tightens Covid-19 vaccine export controls

  • The bloc will demand that countries that received doses also allow shots to be sent back, based on the nation’s vaccination rate and pandemic situation
  • The proposal comes as the EU struggles to turn around its sluggish inoculation campaign, and amid a dispute with Britain over vaccine supplies

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A medical worker injects a woman with a dose of the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine at a vaccination hub in Rome. Photo: AFP A medical worker injects a woman with a dose of the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine at a vaccination hub in Rome. Photo: AFP
A medical worker injects a woman with a dose of the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine at a vaccination hub in Rome. Photo: AFP
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