WHO experts to discuss Oxford vaccine after suspension in some countriesMarch 16, 2021
WHO tells people to keep taking AstraZeneca Covid vaccine, while EU medical agency says benefits outweigh risks
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World Health Organization safety experts are preparing to meet over the AstraZeneca/Oxford coronavirus vaccine, whose rollout has been halted in several European countries over blood clot fears.
The three largest EU nations – Germany, Italy and France – joined others in suspending the shot Monday, dealing a blow to the global immunisation campaign against a disease that has killed more than 2.6 million people.