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US marks 200M COVID-19 shots shared with world

 

  • The United States has donated its 200 millionth COVID-19 shot to help vaccinate the rest of the world today. 
  • According to the White House statement, the Biden Administration aims to lead a global vaccination campaign even as it rolls out boosters for domestic use.
  • The donated doses include more than 120 million in surplus from the U.S. stockpile of shots, as well as the initial deliveries of the one billion doses.