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France news: MEP stunned as EU railed on 'shameful' jab demands 'Commission failed you!'

France news: MEP stunned as EU railed on 'shameful' jab demands 'Commission failed you!'
FRENCH MEP Veronique Trillet-Lenoir was confronted on the European Commission's inability to deliver on a common rollout plan for the coronavirus vaccine while threatening a blockade on jabs.

The French politician defended the European Union's export ban threats by putting the blame on pharmaceutical companies for not fulfilling their coronavirus contracts.6million receive first vaccine dose (ANALYSIS) Where vaccines are produced around the world Ms Kyriakides said: "This new schedule is not acceptable to the European Union."The European Union has pre-financed the development of the vaccine and the production and wants to see the return."The European Union wants to know exactly which doses have been produced by AstraZeneca and where exactly so far and if or to whom they have been delivered.

"The answers of the company have not been satisfactory so far, the European Union wants the ordered and pre-financed doses to be delivered as soon as possible and we want our contract to be fully fulfilled.European Health Commissioner Stella Kyriakides was angry over the slow vaccine rollout across Europe “Instead of what we are facing some kind of vaccine nationalism and a fight for the vaccine.

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