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Bulgaria will receive 1.5 million vaccines from the EU against Covid-19 in the first half of 2021 [8 January 2021]

Bulgaria will receive 1.5 million vaccines from the EU against Covid-19 in the first half of 2021 Bulgarian Ministry of Health expects by July 2021 1 million doses of the Pfizer vaccine - BionNTech, which was approved by the EU in late 2020 and another 500 thousand doses of the vaccine of the American company Moderna, approved earlier this year. Vaccination is carried out in two doses, which suggests that about 750,000 people will be vaccinated.

Bulgaria receives vaccines from common supplies to the European Union. The European Commission has agreed for 2021 600 million doses of the Pfizer vaccine - BionNTech.

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