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Which European countries are vaccinating their populations fastest?

The UK’s Covid-19 vaccine rollout has proportionally been five times faster than the EU’s. 

Just over 3 per cent of people in the EU have received one dose of a Covid-19 vaccine – compared to more than 15 per cent of the UK population.

  • Michael Goodier
  • NewStatesman

The slow rollout of vaccinations across the continent – caused by supply issues – last week led the EU to threaten export controls on vaccines produced within its borders.

The EU Commission signalled that it would block the movement of vaccines across the Northern Irish border through the extraordinary triggering of Article 16 – before…

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