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Online platform for 2nd booster shot (4th dose) opens for 70-79 and 60-69

Greece’s appointment platform for the 2nd booster dose (4th dose) of the vaccine against Covid-19, for the age group 70-79, opens on Wednesday, April 13, at the website emvolio.gov.gr. On Friday, April 15, the platform will open for citizens aged 60-69. On April 7, the platform was opened for people …

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Novavax vaccines delivery to Greece delayed, says health official

A specific date for the delivery of Novavax vaccines to Greece is yet to be fixed, Primary Health Care Secretary General Marios Themistocleous said at the live briefing on Monday evening. Greece was expecting to receive the first batch of 168,000 Novavax doses on February 21, Τhemistoklous had said last …

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Tsitsipas gets Johnson & Johnson vaccine, will be able to join Australian Open, reports ERT

Stefanos Tsitsipas has reportedly been vaccinated with Johnson & Johnson single-dose vaccine against Covid-19 and will be able to take part in the Australian open, the correspondent of Greece’s state broadcaster ERT in Melbourne reported on Friday noon local time. The correspondent reported that Tsitsipas, according to sources from his …

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Gang “recruits” homeless to receive vaccines on behalf of others

One man has been arrested in west Athens for receiving Covid-19 vaccines on behalf of others. He admitted that he had already received several vaccines doses and that he was paid 25 euros per shot. The man was in the company of a woman who also went there for vaccination. …

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Tsitsipas says will have Covid-19 shot this year

A month after sparking controversy by saying he would only get the Covid-19 vaccine if it became mandatory to compete in tennis, world number three Stefanos Tsitsipas has said he plans to receive the jab later in 2021. “It will certainly happen this year,” Tsitsipas said in an interview with …

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Granny steals full vial with Pfizer vaccine as “souvenir”

A vial of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine has been reportedly stolen from a vaccination center in western Thessaloniki on Tuesday morning. The theft was discovered by doctors and nurses at the Evosmos Health Center who noticed that one vial was not in its place. The director of the clinic reported the …

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Vaccination Committee on AstraZeneca, age group 18-24, vaccines for travelers, temporary AMKA

The Greek National Vaccination Committee has changed its policy and strongly recommends that the AstraZeneca vaccine be administered to persons over the age of 60, its chairwoman Maria Theodoridou said on Monday during a regular coronavirus pandemic briefing. The pediatrician said that AstraZeneca’s vaccine is currently being administered to people …

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Man arrested for stealing two vials of Pfizer vaccine in Athens

Α 40-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the theft of two vials of Covid-19 vaccine from the vaccination center in Peristeri, western Athens, on Tuesday. According to police, the man, a suspected drug user, had visited the site in order to get vaccinated. Immediately after he was administered …

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Greece continues vaccinations with AstraZeneca without revising age limit. However….

The President of Greece’s National Vaccination Committee, professor Maria Theodoridou, informed the public on Wednesday evening about the side effects of AstraZeneca vaccine following of 5 cases of TTS syndrome including one death recorded in the country. Despite the concern about the AstraZeneca vaccine and the thrombosis incidents, the National …

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Athens: Delivery-man arrested for allegedly stealing a vial with Covid-vaccine

A delivery-man has been arrested as suspect to have stolen a vial with anti-covid vaccine from a vaccination center in northern Athens. The 46-year-old man is been accused by the doctors of the center in Agia Paraskevi suburb of northern Athens. According to media reports, the man works for a …

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