EU vaccine deal: Pfizer-BioNTech to supply 1.8 billion doses

The European Union has signed a deal with Pfizer-BioNTech for the supply of up to 1.8 billion doses of their COVID-19 vaccine.
The companies have already agreed to deliver 600 million doses under two previous contracts.
EU countries are pinning their hopes on vaccine rollouts to help contain a third wave of the virus.
Al Jazeera’s Stefanie Dekker reports from Berlin, Germany.
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