With child-size needles, France starts giving Covid-19 jab to 12-year-olds

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  • FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “With child-size needles, France starts giving Covid-19 jab to 12-year-olds” – below is their description.

    #France on Tuesday expanded its #Covid-19 #inoculation drive to children aged 12 and over in a bid to achieve herd immunity and slow the spread of variants, including the Delta strain behind a surge of cases in the United Kingdom.

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