Germany, Spain and Italy announce the resumption of vaccination

Like France, several European countries have announced the imminent resumption of vaccination with AstraZeneca, a few hours after the new green light from the European Medicines Agency.

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The break is over. Like France, Germany, Spain and Italy announced, Thursday, March 18, the resumption of vaccination against Covid-19 with the product AstraZeneca on their territory, a few hours after the new green light from the European regulator . For the European Medicines Agency, this vaccine is “safe and efficient”.

Across the Rhine, vaccination will resume on Friday. “Our goal, and this is the common goal of the government and the 16 Länder, is to resume vaccinations with AstraZeneca during the course of Friday”German Health Minister Jens Spahn told reporters to restore health “trust” in this vaccine, the use of which was suspended on Monday.

On the other side of the Alps, the recovery is also scheduled for Friday. “The Italian government welcomes the EMA’s statements. Administration of the AstraZeneca vaccine will resume tomorrow”Council President Mario Draghi said in a statement. “The government’s priority remains to carry out the greatest number of vaccinations as quickly as possible”, he added.

South of the Pyrenees, the recovery is scheduled for next Wednesday. “We will resume vaccination with AstraZeneca the coming week, namely Wednesday”Spanish Health Minister Carolina Darias said four days after her preventive suspension, explaining that authorities must now decide on “groups that will receive this vaccine”.

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