US President Joe Biden, with Vice-President Kamala Harris in the background, announces the US will donate 80 million vaccine doses to the rest of the world. Photo: TNS US President Joe Biden, with Vice-President Kamala Harris in the background, announces the US will donate 80 million vaccine doses to the rest of the world. Photo: TNS
US President Joe Biden, with Vice-President Kamala Harris in the background, announces the US will donate 80 million vaccine doses to the rest of the world. Photo: TNS

As Biden pledges 80 million Covid-19 vaccines for world, US expats in Asia ask ‘what about us?’

  • In a bid to counter China and Russia, the US president has vowed to donate 20 million Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson shots and 60 million AstraZeneca jabs to countries around the world
  • With nearly half of all Americans jabbed, the country has excess doses to give away. Some expats hope these shots will find their way into American arms, overseas

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
US President Joe Biden, with Vice-President Kamala Harris in the background, announces the US will donate 80 million vaccine doses to the rest of the world. Photo: TNS US President Joe Biden, with Vice-President Kamala Harris in the background, announces the US will donate 80 million vaccine doses to the rest of the world. Photo: TNS
US President Joe Biden, with Vice-President Kamala Harris in the background, announces the US will donate 80 million vaccine doses to the rest of the world. Photo: TNS
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