WHO: ‘Blanket booster programs are likely to prolong the pandemic’
04 February 2022 | 8:10 am
'Blanket booster programs are likely to prolong the pandemic' – WHO. Global: The global Covid death toll has passed 5.3 million, with a figure of 5,377,204 according to researchers at Johns Hopkins University. Meanwhile, infections passed 277 million world wide.
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