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The US could have 300M extra vaccines. Why won't it share?

The US could have 300M extra vaccines. Why won't it share?

A version of this story appeared in the April 14 edition of CNN's Coronavirus: Fact vs. Fiction newsletter. . (CNN)The United States could have around 300 million excess Covid-19 shots by the end of July, , calling on the country to share doses more widely to address the stark inequality around global vaccine distribution.The US has provided limited shipments of AstraZeneca's vaccine -- which is not yet authorized for use in the United States -- to Mexico and Canada, .The US is the biggest financial donor to the global vaccine-sharing scheme COVAX, but the country has been tight-fisted with...

Apr 15
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EU agency finds AstraZeneca vaccine can cause rare blood clots, as UK advises other shots for under-30s

EU agency finds AstraZeneca vaccine can cause rare blood clots, as UK advises other shots for under-30s

(CNN)European drug regulators have confirmed a link between the Oxford-AstraZeneca and rare blood clots, as UK authorities recommended that people under 30 should take alternative vaccines.The European Medicines Agency (EMA) said Wednesday that a particular combination of unusual blood clots with low blood platelet counts should be listed as a side effect of the vaccine, but stopped short of recommending its use be limited. The benefits of the shot outweigh the risks and Covid-19 is a "very serious disease," it added.UK regulators took a more cautious approach, saying healthy adults under...

Mar 24
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Here's what to know about the risk of blood clots and the AstraZeneca vaccine

Here's what to know about the risk of blood clots and the AstraZeneca vaccine

London (CNN)The UK's medicines regulator has said that at least 30 people in the United Kingdom have experienced rare types of blood clots after receiving the , but warned it was too early to know whether the shot itself triggered the clots. The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) said in a statement late Thursday it received 22 reports of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis (CVST), where clotting forms in the sinuses that drain blood from the brain, and eight other reports of thrombosis, out of a total of 15.8 million people who had been given at least one dose of the...

Mar 24
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Fuel ship finally docks in Yemen's Hodeidah port as blockade eases

Fuel ship finally docks in Yemen's Hodeidah port as blockade eases

(CNN)A tanker carrying oil docked at on Thursday -- the first such ship to berth this year in the country's Houthi-controlled north, where fuel is desperately needed to distribute food and to keep the country's hospitals from shuttering.The arrival of the ship, the Gabon-registered Thuruya, follows a UN announcement on Wednesday that the internationally recognized government of Yemen -- supported by Saudi Arabia and its military -- had agreed to allow four ships carrying fuel to unload at Hodeidah. It was not clear if the relaxation was temporary or a permanent change. A CNN investigation...

Mar 15
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Germany to go into hard Easter lockdown as Covid-19 infections soar

Germany to go into hard Easter lockdown as Covid-19 infections soar

Berlin (CNN)German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday announced a as the country battles a sharp rise in new coronavirus infections.Almost all shops will be closed over the Easter period from April 1 to 5, and no more than five people over the age of 14 from two households can gather. Grocery stores would be allowed to open for one day only, on Saturday, April 3. The country's general lockdown measures will also be extended until April 18, Merkel said. Germans have been living under various levels of restrictions since mid-December.The country's public health authority on Tuesday reported...

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Mar 19
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Famine has arrived in pockets of Yemen. Saudi ships blocking fuel aren't helping

Famine has arrived in pockets of Yemen. Saudi ships blocking fuel aren't helping

Hodeidah, Yemen (CNN)When 10-month-old Hassan Ali arrived at the hospital, doctors were hopeful they could save him. So many children in northern , after all, don't even get this far, starved not only of food but also the fuel needed just to reach medical help.CNN watched overstretched doctors and nurses as they tried to give oxygen to Hassan, who had arrived six days earlier but wasn't putting on any weight, and was struggling to breathe. Just hours later, Hassan died. "He is just one of many cases," said Dr. Osman Salah. The ward is full of children suffering from malnutrition, including...

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Mar 11
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New Zealand downgrades tsunami warning after 8.1-magnitude earthquake

New Zealand downgrades tsunami warning after 8.1-magnitude earthquake

(CNN)New Zealand has downgraded its tsunami warning after a powerful region early Friday, sparking fears of a tsunami.The was the third to strike the area on Friday morning local time, according to the New Zealand National Emergency Management Agency. Residents in some areas received emergency alerts on their phones urging them to "EVACUATE NOW," as tsunami sirens rang out. The emergency agency issued a for people near the coast, warning them, "Do not stay at home" as a "damaging tsunami is possible."The Kermadec Islands are 500 to 620 miles northeast of New Zealand's North Island. The East...

Mar 4
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Tsunami warning for parts of New Zealand after 8.1-magnitude earthquake

Tsunami warning for parts of New Zealand after 8.1-magnitude earthquake

(CNN)New Zealand's emergency agency told residents in some areas to head for higher ground after a powerful region early Friday, sparking fears of a tsunami.The was the third to strike the area on Friday morning local time, according to the New Zealand National Emergency Management Agency. People near the coast should "move immediately to the nearest high ground, out of all tsunami evacuation zones, or as far inland as possible. Do not stay at home," The Kermadec Islands are 500--620 miles northeast of New Zealand's North Island. The East Coast of the North Island from the Bay of Islands to...

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Myanmar a 'war zone' as security forces open fire on peaceful protesters, killing 38

Myanmar a 'war zone' as security forces open fire on peaceful protesters, killing 38

(CNN)At least 38 people were killed after Myanmar's security forces opened fire on young peaceful protesters in towns and cities across the Southeast Asian nation Wednesday, in scenes described as "a war zone."Thousands of protesters have taken to the streets in the weeks since a military coup on February 1. Security forces have intensified their response in recent days, on demonstrators. Images and footage from Wednesday show bodies lying in the street surrounded by pools of blood as protesters run to take cover. The United Nations said the total death toll since the coup had risen to 50,...

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EU sues AstraZeneca after delays in vaccine deliveries

EU sues AstraZeneca after delays in vaccine deliveries

London (CNN Business)The European Union said Monday it is suing AstraZeneca over an alleged breach of its vaccine supply contract, a dramatic escalation of a months-long dispute over delivery delays that hampered the rollout of shots across the continent.The 27 nations of the European Union had ordered 300 million doses of the Covid-19 vaccine from the drugmaker to be delivered by the end of June, with an option to purchase an additional 100 million. But deliveries of the vaccine repeatedly fell short, sparking a bitter public fight over the terms of the contract.AstraZeneca said in March...

Apr 8
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