In a steep escalation of the EU’s fight to secure vaccine supplies, the EU triggered clauses in the Northern Irish Protocol that would limit the supply of vaccines crossing the Irish border into the United Kingdom.
The British-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca has been caught in the crosshairs after it said last week it would fall short of delivering promised vaccines to the EU by March because of production problems in Belgium.
However, the supplies for the UK are mostly made in Britain, so supplies will not suffer.
With so many vaccines soon to enter the UK, is it possible for those getting vaccinated to choose their vaccine?
Published at Fri, 29 Jan 2021 22:59:52 +0000