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Olga D'arc Pimentel, 72, is vaccinated by a health worker with a dose of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine in the Nossa Senhora Livramento community on the banks of the Rio Negro near Manaus, Amazonas state, Brazil on February 9, 2021. AFP
Olga D'arc Pimentel, 72, is vaccinated by a health worker with a dose of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine in the Nossa Senhora Livramento community on the banks of the Rio Negro near Manaus, Amazonas state, Brazil on February 9, 2021. AFP
Municipal health workers travel on a boat along the Solimoes river banks, where Ribeirinhos (river dwellers) live, to apply the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) to the residents, in Manacapuru, Amazonas state, Brazil, February 1, 2021. Picture taken February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Municipal health workers travel on a boat along the Solimoes river banks, where Ribeirinhos (river dwellers) live, to apply the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) to the residents, in Manacapuru, Amazonas state, Brazil, February 1, 2021. Picture taken February 1, 2021. REUTERS
A patient on a canoe approaches the Papa Francisco boat hospital moored on a river on the border between Para and Amazonas states, in Brazil, on February 5, 2021. - Two hospital boats, the Papa Francisco and Sao Joao Paulo ll, perform various COVID-19 related services. There are more than 15 health professionals in action onboard at any time. It is a health project with Vatican support and funding from the state of Para. AFP
A patient on a canoe approaches the Papa Francisco boat hospital moored on a river on the border between Para and Amazonas states, in Brazil, on February 5, 2021. - Two hospital boats, the Papa Francisco and Sao Joao Paulo ll, perform various COVID-19 related services. There are more than 15 health professionals in action onboard at any time. It is a health project with Vatican support and funding from the state of Para. AFP
Friar Joel helps to assist patients onboard a hospital Boat moored at a river in Oriximina, the border between Para and Amazonas state, Brazil on February 4, 2020. AFP
Friar Joel helps to assist patients onboard a hospital Boat moored at a river in Oriximina, the border between Para and Amazonas state, Brazil on February 4, 2020. AFP
Rosane Nascimento, 44, a member of the Mura ethnia, shows the register of his vaccine, at the Aldeia Sao Felix, Autazes municipality, Amazonas state, Brazil, 05 February 2021 (Issued 06 February 2021). Health workers are facing severe challenges in vaccinating indigenous people in Brazil, where spreading has increased, and a new variant of the coronavirus has been discovered.  EPA
Rosane Nascimento, 44, a member of the Mura ethnia, shows the register of his vaccine, at the Aldeia Sao Felix, Autazes municipality, Amazonas state, Brazil, 05 February 2021 (Issued 06 February 2021). Health workers are facing severe challenges in vaccinating indigenous people in Brazil, where spreading has increased, and a new variant of the coronavirus has been discovered. EPA
Francisca do Carmo receives the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) by a municipal health worker, as her husband Raimundo do Carmo looks on, along the Solimoes river banks, where Ribeirinhos (river dwellers) live, in Manacapuru, Amazonas state, Brazil, February 1, 2021. Picture taken February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Francisca do Carmo receives the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) by a municipal health worker, as her husband Raimundo do Carmo looks on, along the Solimoes river banks, where Ribeirinhos (river dwellers) live, in Manacapuru, Amazonas state, Brazil, February 1, 2021. Picture taken February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Carlos Alberto dos Santos reacts after receiving the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) by a municipal health worker, along the Solimoes river banks, where Ribeirinhos (river dwellers) live, in Manacapuru, Amazonas state, Brazil, February 1, 2021. Picture taken February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Carlos Alberto dos Santos reacts after receiving the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) by a municipal health worker, along the Solimoes river banks, where Ribeirinhos (river dwellers) live, in Manacapuru, Amazonas state, Brazil, February 1, 2021. Picture taken February 1, 2021. REUTERS
A healthcare worker administers a dose of Sinovac's CoronaVac coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine as Chile starts to vaccinate elderly people living in nursing homes in Santiago, Chile, February 5, 2021. REUTERS
A healthcare worker administers a dose of Sinovac's CoronaVac coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine as Chile starts to vaccinate elderly people living in nursing homes in Santiago, Chile, February 5, 2021. REUTERS
A volunteer waits on the staircase to start disinfection at Pirogov hospital in Sofia, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021. Bulgarians on Sunday received their first doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine as the country is struggling to increase the number of inoculations to catch up with the other EU member nations. AP
A volunteer waits on the staircase to start disinfection at Pirogov hospital in Sofia, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021. Bulgarians on Sunday received their first doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine as the country is struggling to increase the number of inoculations to catch up with the other EU member nations. AP
Photo taken on Feb. 1, 2021 shows the interior of a COVID-19 vaccination center at a local hospital on the outskirts of Islamabad, capital of Pakistan. Xinhua
Photo taken on Feb. 1, 2021 shows the interior of a COVID-19 vaccination center at a local hospital on the outskirts of Islamabad, capital of Pakistan. Xinhua
 A health worker prepares an injection of the AstraZeneca/Oxford Covid-19  vaccine on February 7, 2021 at the Mignot Hospital in Le Chesnay near Paris. AFP
A health worker prepares an injection of the AstraZeneca/Oxford Covid-19 vaccine on February 7, 2021 at the Mignot Hospital in Le Chesnay near Paris. AFP
 A local woman waits for an injection of the Russian Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine, which was delivered one day before in the pro-Russian militant-controlled territory of self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) in Donetsk, Ukraine, 01 February 2021. EPA
A local woman waits for an injection of the Russian Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine, which was delivered one day before in the pro-Russian militant-controlled territory of self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) in Donetsk, Ukraine, 01 February 2021. EPA
An elderly woman gets a shot of China's Sinovac CoronaVac vaccine as part of a priority COVID-19 vaccination program for the elderly at a drive-thru vaccination center in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
An elderly woman gets a shot of China's Sinovac CoronaVac vaccine as part of a priority COVID-19 vaccination program for the elderly at a drive-thru vaccination center in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
Journalist Helio Fernandes, 100, receives the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at a public hospital in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Journalist Helio Fernandes, 100, receives the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at a public hospital in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, February 1, 2021. REUTERS
An elderly woman gets a shot of China's Sinovac CoronaVac vaccine as part of a priority COVID-19 vaccination program for the elderly at a drive-thru vaccination center in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
An elderly woman gets a shot of China's Sinovac CoronaVac vaccine as part of a priority COVID-19 vaccination program for the elderly at a drive-thru vaccination center in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
Maria Brincheiro, 84, receives a COVID-19 vaccine at a regional vaccination site, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021, in Wakefield, Mass. AP
Maria Brincheiro, 84, receives a COVID-19 vaccine at a regional vaccination site, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021, in Wakefield, Mass. AP
People at the the Icaria nursing home in Barcelona, Spain, wait their turn to be vaccinated with the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021. Spain's top coronavirus expert suggests that the coronavirus vaccine manufactured by AstraZeneca should be administered to young people given the lack of evidence on how it performs with older adults. AP
People at the the Icaria nursing home in Barcelona, Spain, wait their turn to be vaccinated with the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021. Spain's top coronavirus expert suggests that the coronavirus vaccine manufactured by AstraZeneca should be administered to young people given the lack of evidence on how it performs with older adults. AP
A medical worker wearing protective gear waits for people to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, at Belgrade Fair makeshift vaccination center in Belgrade, Serbia, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021. AP
A medical worker wearing protective gear waits for people to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, at Belgrade Fair makeshift vaccination center in Belgrade, Serbia, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021. AP
Palestinain medical worker receives a COVID-19 vaccine at the Military Medical Hospital near the West Bank city of Nablus, 03 February 2021. EPA
Palestinain medical worker receives a COVID-19 vaccine at the Military Medical Hospital near the West Bank city of Nablus, 03 February 2021. EPA
A doctor wears a face mask and shield to protect against the coronavirus while she wait for to receive a Sinopharm coronavirus vaccine at a vaccination center, in Karachi, Pakistan, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021. AP
A doctor wears a face mask and shield to protect against the coronavirus while she wait for to receive a Sinopharm coronavirus vaccine at a vaccination center, in Karachi, Pakistan, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021. AP
Healthcare workers wait to administer doses of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at the basket ball court at the River Plate stadium, in Buenos Aires, Argentina February 3, 2021. REUTERS
Healthcare workers wait to administer doses of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at the basket ball court at the River Plate stadium, in Buenos Aires, Argentina February 3, 2021. REUTERS
Seniors wait to be vaccinated with China's Sinovac Biotech COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccination center set up at the Carmela Carvajal school in Santiago, Chile, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021. Chile is starting its vaccination plan for the general population on Wednesday, starting with seniors over 90 and health workers. AP
Seniors wait to be vaccinated with China's Sinovac Biotech COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccination center set up at the Carmela Carvajal school in Santiago, Chile, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021. Chile is starting its vaccination plan for the general population on Wednesday, starting with seniors over 90 and health workers. AP
A medical worker receives a shot of COVID-19 vaccine during a mass vaccination for medical workers in Jakarta, Indonesia, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021. AP
A medical worker receives a shot of COVID-19 vaccine during a mass vaccination for medical workers in Jakarta, Indonesia, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021. AP
 In this Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021 file photo, people wear protective face masks, to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, as they stand in a newly set up COVID-19 vaccination center in the Molenbeek neighborhood in Brussels. Belgium is in the process of building and opening sites in strategic areas of the country to be prepared to move into a second phase of vaccinations which is dependent on when they receive their vaccine orders. AP
In this Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021 file photo, people wear protective face masks, to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, as they stand in a newly set up COVID-19 vaccination center in the Molenbeek neighborhood in Brussels. Belgium is in the process of building and opening sites in strategic areas of the country to be prepared to move into a second phase of vaccinations which is dependent on when they receive their vaccine orders. AP
A medical worker fills a syringe with the Chinese Sinopharm vaccine as the country begins mass vaccination against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Belgrade, Serbia, February 2, 2021. REUTERS
A medical worker fills a syringe with the Chinese Sinopharm vaccine as the country begins mass vaccination against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Belgrade, Serbia, February 2, 2021. REUTERS
A sealed coffin containing the remains of a COVID-19 victim is stored in a refrigerated container in Johannesburg, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, one day after South Africa gave a hero's welcome to the delivery of its first COVID-19 vaccines — 1 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine produced by the Serum Institute of India. AP
A sealed coffin containing the remains of a COVID-19 victim is stored in a refrigerated container in Johannesburg, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, one day after South Africa gave a hero's welcome to the delivery of its first COVID-19 vaccines — 1 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine produced by the Serum Institute of India. AP
An AVBOB mortuary employee wearing full PPE checks coffins containing the remains of COVID-19 victims in a refrigerated container in Johannesburg, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, one day after South Africa gave a hero's welcome to the delivery of its first COVID-19 vaccines — 1 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine produced by the Serum Institute of India. AP
An AVBOB mortuary employee wearing full PPE checks coffins containing the remains of COVID-19 victims in a refrigerated container in Johannesburg, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, one day after South Africa gave a hero's welcome to the delivery of its first COVID-19 vaccines — 1 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine produced by the Serum Institute of India. AP
Syringes used to inject the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine are discarded inside a hazardous waste bin at the Nurse Isabel Zendal Hospital in Madrid, Spain, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
Syringes used to inject the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine are discarded inside a hazardous waste bin at the Nurse Isabel Zendal Hospital in Madrid, Spain, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
Olga D'arc Pimentel, 72, is vaccinated by a health worker with a dose of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine in the Nossa Senhora Livramento community on the banks of the Rio Negro near Manaus, Amazonas state, Brazil on February 9, 2021. AFP
Olga D'arc Pimentel, 72, is vaccinated by a health worker with a dose of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine in the Nossa Senhora Livramento community on the banks of the Rio Negro near Manaus, Amazonas state, Brazil on February 9, 2021. AFP
Municipal health workers travel on a boat along the Solimoes river banks, where Ribeirinhos (river dwellers) live, to apply the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) to the residents, in Manacapuru, Amazonas state, Brazil, February 1, 2021. Picture taken February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Municipal health workers travel on a boat along the Solimoes river banks, where Ribeirinhos (river dwellers) live, to apply the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) to the residents, in Manacapuru, Amazonas state, Brazil, February 1, 2021. Picture taken February 1, 2021. REUTERS
A patient on a canoe approaches the Papa Francisco boat hospital moored on a river on the border between Para and Amazonas states, in Brazil, on February 5, 2021. - Two hospital boats, the Papa Francisco and Sao Joao Paulo ll, perform various COVID-19 related services. There are more than 15 health professionals in action onboard at any time. It is a health project with Vatican support and funding from the state of Para. AFP
A patient on a canoe approaches the Papa Francisco boat hospital moored on a river on the border between Para and Amazonas states, in Brazil, on February 5, 2021. - Two hospital boats, the Papa Francisco and Sao Joao Paulo ll, perform various COVID-19 related services. There are more than 15 health professionals in action onboard at any time. It is a health project with Vatican support and funding from the state of Para. AFP
Friar Joel helps to assist patients onboard a hospital Boat moored at a river in Oriximina, the border between Para and Amazonas state, Brazil on February 4, 2020. AFP
Friar Joel helps to assist patients onboard a hospital Boat moored at a river in Oriximina, the border between Para and Amazonas state, Brazil on February 4, 2020. AFP
Rosane Nascimento, 44, a member of the Mura ethnia, shows the register of his vaccine, at the Aldeia Sao Felix, Autazes municipality, Amazonas state, Brazil, 05 February 2021 (Issued 06 February 2021). Health workers are facing severe challenges in vaccinating indigenous people in Brazil, where spreading has increased, and a new variant of the coronavirus has been discovered.  EPA
Rosane Nascimento, 44, a member of the Mura ethnia, shows the register of his vaccine, at the Aldeia Sao Felix, Autazes municipality, Amazonas state, Brazil, 05 February 2021 (Issued 06 February 2021). Health workers are facing severe challenges in vaccinating indigenous people in Brazil, where spreading has increased, and a new variant of the coronavirus has been discovered. EPA
Francisca do Carmo receives the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) by a municipal health worker, as her husband Raimundo do Carmo looks on, along the Solimoes river banks, where Ribeirinhos (river dwellers) live, in Manacapuru, Amazonas state, Brazil, February 1, 2021. Picture taken February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Francisca do Carmo receives the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) by a municipal health worker, as her husband Raimundo do Carmo looks on, along the Solimoes river banks, where Ribeirinhos (river dwellers) live, in Manacapuru, Amazonas state, Brazil, February 1, 2021. Picture taken February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Carlos Alberto dos Santos reacts after receiving the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) by a municipal health worker, along the Solimoes river banks, where Ribeirinhos (river dwellers) live, in Manacapuru, Amazonas state, Brazil, February 1, 2021. Picture taken February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Carlos Alberto dos Santos reacts after receiving the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) by a municipal health worker, along the Solimoes river banks, where Ribeirinhos (river dwellers) live, in Manacapuru, Amazonas state, Brazil, February 1, 2021. Picture taken February 1, 2021. REUTERS
A healthcare worker administers a dose of Sinovac's CoronaVac coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine as Chile starts to vaccinate elderly people living in nursing homes in Santiago, Chile, February 5, 2021. REUTERS
A healthcare worker administers a dose of Sinovac's CoronaVac coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine as Chile starts to vaccinate elderly people living in nursing homes in Santiago, Chile, February 5, 2021. REUTERS
A volunteer waits on the staircase to start disinfection at Pirogov hospital in Sofia, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021. Bulgarians on Sunday received their first doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine as the country is struggling to increase the number of inoculations to catch up with the other EU member nations. AP
A volunteer waits on the staircase to start disinfection at Pirogov hospital in Sofia, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021. Bulgarians on Sunday received their first doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine as the country is struggling to increase the number of inoculations to catch up with the other EU member nations. AP
Photo taken on Feb. 1, 2021 shows the interior of a COVID-19 vaccination center at a local hospital on the outskirts of Islamabad, capital of Pakistan. Xinhua
Photo taken on Feb. 1, 2021 shows the interior of a COVID-19 vaccination center at a local hospital on the outskirts of Islamabad, capital of Pakistan. Xinhua
 A health worker prepares an injection of the AstraZeneca/Oxford Covid-19  vaccine on February 7, 2021 at the Mignot Hospital in Le Chesnay near Paris. AFP
A health worker prepares an injection of the AstraZeneca/Oxford Covid-19 vaccine on February 7, 2021 at the Mignot Hospital in Le Chesnay near Paris. AFP
 A local woman waits for an injection of the Russian Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine, which was delivered one day before in the pro-Russian militant-controlled territory of self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) in Donetsk, Ukraine, 01 February 2021. EPA
A local woman waits for an injection of the Russian Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine, which was delivered one day before in the pro-Russian militant-controlled territory of self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) in Donetsk, Ukraine, 01 February 2021. EPA
An elderly woman gets a shot of China's Sinovac CoronaVac vaccine as part of a priority COVID-19 vaccination program for the elderly at a drive-thru vaccination center in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
An elderly woman gets a shot of China's Sinovac CoronaVac vaccine as part of a priority COVID-19 vaccination program for the elderly at a drive-thru vaccination center in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
Journalist Helio Fernandes, 100, receives the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at a public hospital in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, February 1, 2021. REUTERS
Journalist Helio Fernandes, 100, receives the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at a public hospital in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, February 1, 2021. REUTERS
An elderly woman gets a shot of China's Sinovac CoronaVac vaccine as part of a priority COVID-19 vaccination program for the elderly at a drive-thru vaccination center in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
An elderly woman gets a shot of China's Sinovac CoronaVac vaccine as part of a priority COVID-19 vaccination program for the elderly at a drive-thru vaccination center in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
Maria Brincheiro, 84, receives a COVID-19 vaccine at a regional vaccination site, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021, in Wakefield, Mass. AP
Maria Brincheiro, 84, receives a COVID-19 vaccine at a regional vaccination site, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021, in Wakefield, Mass. AP
People at the the Icaria nursing home in Barcelona, Spain, wait their turn to be vaccinated with the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021. Spain's top coronavirus expert suggests that the coronavirus vaccine manufactured by AstraZeneca should be administered to young people given the lack of evidence on how it performs with older adults. AP
People at the the Icaria nursing home in Barcelona, Spain, wait their turn to be vaccinated with the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021. Spain's top coronavirus expert suggests that the coronavirus vaccine manufactured by AstraZeneca should be administered to young people given the lack of evidence on how it performs with older adults. AP
A medical worker wearing protective gear waits for people to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, at Belgrade Fair makeshift vaccination center in Belgrade, Serbia, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021. AP
A medical worker wearing protective gear waits for people to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, at Belgrade Fair makeshift vaccination center in Belgrade, Serbia, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021. AP
Palestinain medical worker receives a COVID-19 vaccine at the Military Medical Hospital near the West Bank city of Nablus, 03 February 2021. EPA
Palestinain medical worker receives a COVID-19 vaccine at the Military Medical Hospital near the West Bank city of Nablus, 03 February 2021. EPA
A doctor wears a face mask and shield to protect against the coronavirus while she wait for to receive a Sinopharm coronavirus vaccine at a vaccination center, in Karachi, Pakistan, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021. AP
A doctor wears a face mask and shield to protect against the coronavirus while she wait for to receive a Sinopharm coronavirus vaccine at a vaccination center, in Karachi, Pakistan, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021. AP
Healthcare workers wait to administer doses of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at the basket ball court at the River Plate stadium, in Buenos Aires, Argentina February 3, 2021. REUTERS
Healthcare workers wait to administer doses of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at the basket ball court at the River Plate stadium, in Buenos Aires, Argentina February 3, 2021. REUTERS
Seniors wait to be vaccinated with China's Sinovac Biotech COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccination center set up at the Carmela Carvajal school in Santiago, Chile, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021. Chile is starting its vaccination plan for the general population on Wednesday, starting with seniors over 90 and health workers. AP
Seniors wait to be vaccinated with China's Sinovac Biotech COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccination center set up at the Carmela Carvajal school in Santiago, Chile, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021. Chile is starting its vaccination plan for the general population on Wednesday, starting with seniors over 90 and health workers. AP
A medical worker receives a shot of COVID-19 vaccine during a mass vaccination for medical workers in Jakarta, Indonesia, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021. AP
A medical worker receives a shot of COVID-19 vaccine during a mass vaccination for medical workers in Jakarta, Indonesia, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021. AP
 In this Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021 file photo, people wear protective face masks, to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, as they stand in a newly set up COVID-19 vaccination center in the Molenbeek neighborhood in Brussels. Belgium is in the process of building and opening sites in strategic areas of the country to be prepared to move into a second phase of vaccinations which is dependent on when they receive their vaccine orders. AP
In this Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021 file photo, people wear protective face masks, to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, as they stand in a newly set up COVID-19 vaccination center in the Molenbeek neighborhood in Brussels. Belgium is in the process of building and opening sites in strategic areas of the country to be prepared to move into a second phase of vaccinations which is dependent on when they receive their vaccine orders. AP
A medical worker fills a syringe with the Chinese Sinopharm vaccine as the country begins mass vaccination against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Belgrade, Serbia, February 2, 2021. REUTERS
A medical worker fills a syringe with the Chinese Sinopharm vaccine as the country begins mass vaccination against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Belgrade, Serbia, February 2, 2021. REUTERS
A sealed coffin containing the remains of a COVID-19 victim is stored in a refrigerated container in Johannesburg, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, one day after South Africa gave a hero's welcome to the delivery of its first COVID-19 vaccines — 1 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine produced by the Serum Institute of India. AP
A sealed coffin containing the remains of a COVID-19 victim is stored in a refrigerated container in Johannesburg, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, one day after South Africa gave a hero's welcome to the delivery of its first COVID-19 vaccines — 1 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine produced by the Serum Institute of India. AP
An AVBOB mortuary employee wearing full PPE checks coffins containing the remains of COVID-19 victims in a refrigerated container in Johannesburg, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, one day after South Africa gave a hero's welcome to the delivery of its first COVID-19 vaccines — 1 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine produced by the Serum Institute of India. AP
An AVBOB mortuary employee wearing full PPE checks coffins containing the remains of COVID-19 victims in a refrigerated container in Johannesburg, Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, one day after South Africa gave a hero's welcome to the delivery of its first COVID-19 vaccines — 1 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine produced by the Serum Institute of India. AP
Syringes used to inject the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine are discarded inside a hazardous waste bin at the Nurse Isabel Zendal Hospital in Madrid, Spain, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
Syringes used to inject the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine are discarded inside a hazardous waste bin at the Nurse Isabel Zendal Hospital in Madrid, Spain, Monday, Feb. 1, 2021. AP
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