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    The Federal Government has struck a deal with pharmaceutical giant Pfizer that will see supplies of its COVID-19 vaccine triple to one million doses per week from July 19.

    “We’ve just been working the problem and ensuring we get as much as we can from Pfizer.” – Prime Minister Scott Morrison

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