The Ins And Outs Of The EU's Approach To COVID-19 Vaccine Procurement & Exports
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EU trade expert Hervé Jouanjean considers the reasoning behind the EU’s vaccine procurement approach and Italy's decision to block exports of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine.
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