Vaccine makers want to help South Africa — Germany’s health minister
02 June 2021 | 11:01 am
Berlin has pledged €50 million to boost vaccine production in South Africa. German Health Minister Jens Spahn told DW that BioNTech and other vaccine makers were willing to help speed up the process.
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