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Mexico Minister Plans U.S. Trip to Secure More Vaccine Doses (2)

April 8, 2021, 3:43 PM

Mexico’s Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard will soon travel to the U.S. to press for more vaccines from its northern neighbor to help get through a supply crunch during the next three months, a top official said Wednesday.

Ebrard will make the trip to thank the U.S. for the “rapid” delivery of 2.7 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine, Deputy Foreign Minister Martha Delgado told Bloomberg News in an interview. Ebrard will also keep pushing for more doses, she said.

Marcelo Ebrard
Photographer: Luis Antonio Rojas/Bloomberg

Delgado said there was a “permanent petition” for any available vaccines from the U.S., such as the AstraZeneca shot that...

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