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Military's COVID vaccination campaign gathers steam in Europe

Military's COVID vaccination campaign gathers steam in Europe
The U.S. military stepped up its campaign to vaccinate personnel in Europe against the coronavirus this week as health care workers on the front lines of fighting COVID-19 were inoculated at bases in Germany and the United Kingdom.

European Command said in a statement.Mark Thompson, Commanding General of Regional Health Command Europe, said in the statement.Once a second dose of the vaccine has been administered in around one month, the Moderna vaccine is 94% effective at preventing the disease caused by the coronavirus and 100% effective at preventing severe illness, the Massachusetts-based company that produces it said in a statement in November.military’s campaign to vaccinate personnel in Europe against the coronavirus gathered steam this week as health care workers on the front lines of fighting COVID-19 were inoculated at bases in Germany and the United Kingdom.

military stepped up its campaign to vaccinate personnel in Europe against the coronavirus this week as health care workers on the front lines of fighting COVID-19 were inoculated at bases in Germany and the United Kingdom.military’s campaign to vaccinate personnel in Europe against the coronavirus gathered steam this week as health care workers on the front lines of fighting COVID-19 were inoculated at bases in Germany and the United Kingdom.

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