Sweden won't back jabs for kids five to 11

By Johan Ahlander
Updated January 27 2022 - 3:51pm, first published 3:47pm
Health Agency official Britta Bjorkholm says "we don't see any clear benefit with vaccinating" kids.

Sweden has decided against recommending COVID-19 vaccines for kids aged five to 11, the Health Agency says, arguing that the benefits do not outweigh the risks.

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