Austria, Denmark look beyond EU to Israel for future vaccine

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    #Austria and #Denmark have further dented the European Union’s already fragile #coronavirus #vaccine solidarity by announcing plans to team up with #Israel to produce second-generation vaccines against Covid-19 variants.

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