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2021-01-23T06:00:02+00:00

Austrian mayors got leftover Covid vaccines, accused of "queue-jumping"

Austrian mayors got leftover Covid vaccines, accused of "queue-jumping"
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In several Austrian provinces, including Tyrol, Carinthia, Vorarlberg and Vienna, several politicians, municipal employees and relatives were injected with leftover Covid-19 vaccine doses meant for residents and staff at elderly care homes.

Chancellor Sebastian Kurz sharply criticised the behaviour.

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