Britain OKs Pfizer Vaccine And Will Begin Shots Within Days


Britain OKs Pfizer vaccine and will begin shots within days
LONDON (AP) – Britain has become the first country in the world to authorize a rigorously tested COVID-19 vaccine and could be dispensing shots within days.

It’s a historic step toward eventually ending the scourge that has killed more than 1.4 million people around the globe. In giving the go-ahead for emergency use of the vaccine developed by drugmaker Pfizer and Germany’s BioNTech, Britain vaulted past the United States by at least a week. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is not scheduled to consider the vaccine until Dec. 10.

Fed And Treasury Urge Congress To Approve More Virus Relief

Previous article

Stay Home For The Holidays Or Get Tested Twice, CDC Urges

Next article

You may also like

More in WORLD