A third dose of the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine will be offered to Israeli citizens over age 60 from Sunday. Photo: AFP A third dose of the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine will be offered to Israeli citizens over age 60 from Sunday. Photo: AFP
A third dose of the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine will be offered to Israeli citizens over age 60 from Sunday. Photo: AFP

Israel to offer third coronavirus booster shot to older citizens

  • The announcement by PM Naftali Bennett makes it the first country to offer a third dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine on a wide scale
  • Previously, boosters were used in some countries with the Chinese and Russian vaccines

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A third dose of the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine will be offered to Israeli citizens over age 60 from Sunday. Photo: AFP A third dose of the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine will be offered to Israeli citizens over age 60 from Sunday. Photo: AFP
A third dose of the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine will be offered to Israeli citizens over age 60 from Sunday. Photo: AFP
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