20M in France received at least one COVID shot dose

Saturday, 15. May 2021 18:22

Since the start of the vaccination program in France, 20 million people, or a little less than a third of its population, have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, the government announced on Saturday. It aims to give out 30 million shots by June 15.

Almost nine million people have been fully vaccinated. French Prime Minister Jean Castex stated the success of the rollout "reinforces the prospects for exiting the crisis" together with the data indicating that "the epidemic is regressing everywhere."

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