Poor countries left behind in COVID-19 vaccine race | COVID-10 Special

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    Drug companies say there’ll be enough doses to vaccinate most of the world against COVID-19 by the end of the year. Industrialized nations are way ahead. But out of the 1.6 billion shots given so far, only 0.3% have gone to the poorest countries.

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