Australia news live: national cabinet to meet as Italy blocks 250,000 doses of Covid vaccine
The order for the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccines to remain in the bloc is the first such intervention under the EU’s controversial export authorisation scheme. Follow latest updates
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As we have seen, health minister Greg Hunt isn’t too concerned about Italy blocked 250,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccine from being exported to Australia. But if you’re just wondering where we’re up to with the vaccination program, check in with our interactive tracker.
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