Coronavirus pandemic in Spain: Comprehensive vaccination program to begin in January

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    #Spain will begin a comprehensive #coronavirus #vaccination programme in January, Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said on Sunday. He said Spain and Germany were the first European Union countries to have a complete vaccination plan in place. FRANCE 24’s Sarrah Morris tells us more.

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