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Malaysia buys AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines, seeks more from China, Russia – Yahoo News

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) -Malaysia has signed a deal to procure 6.4 million doses of AstraZeneca’s coronavirus vaccine, and is in final talks with Chinese and …

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By Rozanna Latiff and Liz Lee
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) -Malaysia has signed a deal to procure 6.4 million doses of AstraZeneca’s coronavirus vaccine, and is in final talks with Chinese and Russian manufacturers to secure more, Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin said on Tuesday.
The Southeast Asian country has already secured 12.8 million doses from its deal with Pfizer-BioNTech signed last month, as well as from its participation in the global COVAX facility, backed by the World Health Organization (WHO).

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