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COVID-19 Vaccines To Arrive This Week

First batch of Pfizer vaccines arrive in Lebanon Queenslanders set to get first COVID jab in days
Hannah Rogers | 15 February, 2021, 16:26

Syringes wand vials of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine.

"Paramedics on scene began CPR nearly immediately and continued, but she ultimately could not be revived", Morris said.

It forms part of a $31 million plan to disseminate public information related to the coronavirus vaccine. "The vaccination hub will remain open and vaccinations will continue as long as supplies are available".

More than 142,000 doses had arrived at Sydney airport, the government said.

Participants check the injection procedure for vaccinating medical workers against the novel coronavirus during a training session at Fujita Health University in Aichi Prefecture on February 12, 2021.

Once the vaccine doses arrive, officials will do quality checks to make sure they haven't been compromised during shipment.

"I will not be receiving the vaccine today, for today is not my turn and the priority is for the medical sector that has done its duty and presented big sacrifices", caretaker Prime Minister Hassan Diab told reporters at the Rafik Hariri hospital, where Lebanon's first coronavirus case was quarantined about a year ago.

Mr Hunt also said vaccinations are on track to begin before the end of the month.

"But that support for confidence will lead to uptake, will lead to protection and will lead to greater freedoms".

Earlier in the day, opposition health spokesman Mark Butler criticised the government for not rolling the vaccines out sooner.

He wants to know how the flagged online booking system will work and when exactly the jabs will be administered.

"We're now into the second half of February and still not a single Australian has received a single dose of Covid-19 vaccine".

Australia is also part of the worldwide COVAX facility, which provides access to a range of vaccines in order to immunise up to half of the population.

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