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Filipino presidential guards smuggled, took COVID vaccine early

Filipino presidential guards smuggled, took COVID vaccine early
Guess it was worth a shot.

xml:space="preserve"> xml:space="preserve"> IPHONE theft accuser speaks out Guess it was worth a shot.Military leaders in the Philippines smuggled a Chinese COVID vaccine into the country and injected members of the presidential guard back in September and October, the Straits Times reported.Those vaccinations, however, came more recently than the illicit operation by Duterte’s guards months ago, according to the Straits Times.Most Read The guards took a vaccine developed by Chinese state-owned company Sinopharm, the Straits Times reported.

Rodrigo Duterte arrives to attend the Enthronement Ceremony Of Emperor Naruhito of Japan at the Imperial Palace on Oct.(Carl Court/Getty Images) Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte admitted earlier this week that numerous government and military officials had been vaccinated, despite the country’s regulators failing to approve a single vaccine.

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