COVID-19: Legal action launched after Italian woman dies weeks after having AstraZeneca jab

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  • Sky News published this video item, entitled “COVID-19: Legal action launched after Italian woman dies weeks after having AstraZeneca jab” – below is their description.

    The family of an Italian woman who died weeks after having the AstraZeneca jab have launched legal action.

    Augusta Turiaco experienced a very bad headache and a high temperature before falling into a coma.

    She died nineteen days after having the injection.

    Medical records show that the 55-year-old had developed blood clots and her family want to know if the vaccine was to blame.

    Sky’s Europe correspondent Michelle Clifford reports.

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