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After being hit hard by Covid, Portugal now has highest vaccination rate

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After being hit hard by Covid, Portugal now has highest vaccination rate

After being hit hard by Covid, Portugal now has highest vaccination rate

Earlier in the year Portugal had one of the worst Covid-19 outbreaks on the planet.

Now, the small Atlantic nation has become the country with the largest percentage of people fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (85%).

And though the number of daily cases is still high, deaths and hospitalizations from Covid-19 have remained low throughout the summer, with the results plain to see: businesses are open and tourism is making a comeback.

CNN’s Vasco Cotovio reports.


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