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EU states back spending up to $2.7 billion upfront on COVID-19 vaccines

Reuters Friday, 12 June 2020
The European Commission received a mandate from EU governments on Friday to negotiate advance purchases of promising coronavirus vaccines, the EU's top health official said, but it is unclear whether there is enough money available.
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