Health care workers; Elderly people and top politicians received the first shots of the group to ensure that the vaccine was given to the public.
Europe launches massive COVID vaccination system Elderly patients and medicines are planning to shoot for the first time in hopes of eradicating the recession and infecting more than 1.7 million people worldwide.
The region of 450 million people has contracts with suppliers of more than two billion vaccines, with the goal of vaccinating all adults by 2021.
Mihaela Anghel, a nurse at the Matei Bals Institute in Bucharest, said she had been vaccinated for the first time in Romania.
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In Rome, five Italian doctors and nurses sit in a circle at the Spallanzani Infectious Diseases Hospital to smoke.
In early February, Dr. Maria Rosaria Capobianchi, head of the viral laboratory in Spallanzani, said: “This message is hopeful. It is one of those invitations to share this choice with confidence. ”
Domenico Arcuri, special commissioner for infectious diseases, said it was “significant” that Italy’s first vaccine was given in Spallanzani. There, a Chinese couple visiting Wuhan tested positive in January and became Italy’s first confirmed disease.
In the early days, numbers vaccinated with the Pfizer-BioNTech jab were largely symbolic, and it would take months before many people were considered sufficient to expect a normal return to infection.
Meanwhile, a new strain of the virus has spread rapidly in London and southern England, in France and Spain.
Due to the new version, European countries, The United States and China have imposed new travel restrictions on people from Britain.
Germany’s BioNTech says it believes the coronavirus vaccine goes against the new UK origin.