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More Countries Suspend Use of AstraZeneca Vaccine After Reports of Blood Clots

HeadlineMar 15, 2021

More countries, including Ireland, Thailand and the Democratic Republic of Congo, are suspending or delaying use of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine after reports of blood clots and one death in Denmark. No clear link between the vaccines and the blood clots has been demonstrated. The U.K. medicines regulator and the World Health Organization have said there is no reason to stop administering the AstraZeneca vaccine.

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