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Norway to Receive Around 50,000 Coronavirus Vaccines from Pfizer Soon

December 18, 2020

OSLO, Norway — Norway says it will receive around 50,000 coronavirus vaccines from Pfizer/BioNTech between Christmas and New Year.

The Norwegian government said on Friday that it will receive a first batch of 10,000 vaccines on Dec. 26 and not Dec. 24 as first announced.

The European Medicines Agency has moved up the assessment of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine to Dec. 21 and non-European Union member Norway is synchronizing the rollout with the rest of the bloc.

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