A person wearing blue gloves presents a vial of an AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine dose


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Family physician Jean-Robert Ngola faced harassment and death threats after being falsely accused of spreading the coronavirus.

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A vial of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine doses, one of the first 500,000 of the 2 million, is displayed. Canada has secured through a deal with the Serum Institute of India in partnership with Verity Pharma at a facility in Milton, Ontario, March 3, 2021.


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