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All adults in the US will be eligible for Covid-19 vaccine by April 19th

All adults in the US will be eligible for Covid-19 vaccines within two weeks, US President Joe Biden has announced.

Biden announced in a White House speech that he is moving up the deadline for all over 18s to be eligible for vaccines to 19th April.

The previous target had been 1st May.

“Our vaccine program is in overdrive. We’re making it easier to get a vaccination shot,” Biden told the nation.

“We’re the first country to administer 150 million shots and the first country to fully vaccinate over 62 million people.”

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