Hold off on booster jabs for now: WHO

By Manas Mishra and Dania Nadeem
Updated August 4 2021 - 5:15pm, first published 5:11pm
WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has criticised plans for third coronavirus shots.

The World Health Organisation is calling for a halt on COVID-19 vaccine boosters until at least the end of September, its head Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus says, as the gap between vaccinations in wealthy and poor countries widens.

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