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U.S. army general apologizes for COVID vaccine delivery snags

U.S. army general apologizes for COVID vaccine delivery snags
Gen. Gustave Perna admitted overestimating the capacity to deliver the initial batches of doses of the just-approved Pfizer vaccines from coast to coast.

The mea culpa came after the federal government informed at least a dozen states that next week’s shipment of the Pfizer vaccine will be significantly less than originally projected.There is no problem with the Pfizer vaccine,” Perna said.Despite the snags, Perna said the government now is on track to get approximately 20 million doses to states by the first week of January, a combination of the newly approved Moderna vaccine and the Pfizer vaccine.9 million doses of the Pfizer vaccine have been delivered to states so far.

I am fixing and we will move forward from there,” Perna said.Most Read Perna said 2.

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