Cuba says Abdala vaccine 92% effective against coronavirus

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    Cuba says it has developed a COVID-19 vaccine that is 92 percent effective.

    It is called “Abdala”, and it requires three jabs.

    There is hope it could soon provide relief to developing countries, and boost Cuba’s economy.

    And it is a source of national pride for many Cubans.

    Al Jazeera’s Ed Augustin reports from Havana, Cuba.

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