CGTN published this video item, entitled “Danish official faints at AstraZeneca vaccine halting announcement” – below is their description.
A Denmark official fainted during a press conference on the country’s decision to stop using the AstraZeneca vaccine on Wednesday. She was taken to the hospital as a precaution and has reportedly recovered. Denmark has become the first European country to fully withdraw the jab, following news of its possible link to very rare blood clot cases. CGTN YouTube Channel
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Denmark, officially the Kingdom of Denmark, is a Nordic country in Northern Europe. The capital is Copenhagen. Denmark proper, consists of a peninsula, Jutland, and an archipelago of 443 islands.
The Kingdom of Denmark comprises Denmark proper and the two autonomous territories in the North Atlantic Ocean: the Faroe Islands and Greenland. Home rule was established in the Faroe Islands in 1948; in Greenland home rule was established in 1979 and further autonomy in 2009.
Denmark has highly developed mixed economy. Denmark became a member of the European Economic Community (now the EU) in 1973, but negotiated certain opt-outs; it retains its own currency, the krone. It is among the founding members of NATO, the Nordic Council, the OECD, OSCE, and the United Nations; it is also part of the Schengen Area. Denmark has close linguistic ties to its Scandinavian neighbours.
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