EU to extend COVID vaccine export controls to end of June — sources

The move could reignite tensions with countries who rely on shots made in the EU. | @reuters

3/4/2021 9:47:00 PM

The move could reignite tensions with countries who rely on shots made in the EU. | reuters

BRUSSELS — The European Union is planning to extend its export authorization scheme for COVID-19 vaccines to the end of June, two EU sources told Reuters on Thursday, in a move that could

The mechanism was set up at the end of January as a reaction to vaccine makers’ announcements of delays in the deliveries of COVID-19 vaccines to the EU.ADVERTISEMENTIt is due to expire at the end of March, but the European Commission wants to extend it through June, the two officials said.

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“The Commission will propose its extension into June. And that was greeted by the member states with approval, not necessarily enthusiasm, but there is a feeling that we still need that mechanism,” one senior EU diplomat said. Read more: Inquirer »

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