The European Union announced that it has exceeded the threshold of 300 million doses of coronavirus vaccine.
European Commission President Ursula von der Lein wrote on Twitter: “We have vaccinated more than 300 million doses in the EU. We are approaching our goal every day: next month we have enough doses to cover 70% of the EU. Vaccinated adults.”
According to a document submitted by the European Commission to EU leaders at a summit in Brussels in May, the EU expects that the doses from four pharmaceutical companies-Pfizer/BioNTech, Johnson & Johnson, AstraZeneca and Moderna will reach 1 billion by the end of September Agent. This means that by the end of September, there will be enough doses to fully vaccinate the entire EU population of 450 million.
Earlier, the committee mentioned the goal of vaccinating 70% of adults at the end of summer. Later this deadline was moved to early summer so that the entire EU population would be vaccinated at the end of summer. summer.