“We're on Track, We Can Do This” European Commissioner Says 420 Million Doses To Be Delivered By July

In an interview, Thierry Breton, 66, the EU’s internal market commissioner discusses criticism of Brussels’ vaccine procurement efforts, the dispute over AstraZeneca and his belief that Europe will have enough doses available by this summer to make herd immunity possible.
Interview Conducted By Markus Becker und Michael Sauga
EU Commissioner Thierry Breton: "There are now 53 factories producing vaccines in 12 EU countries, and their output is increasing massively."

EU Commissioner Thierry Breton: "There are now 53 factories producing vaccines in 12 EU countries, and their output is increasing massively."

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DER SPIEGEL 15/2021
SPIEGEL International