Part of the population in Spain could be vaccinated in 2021

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. – The president of the Spanish government, Pedro Sánchez, said that a “very important” part of the country’s population could be vaccinated in the first half of 2021.

“Spain will be the first European country, together with Germany, to have a vaccination plan. We have been working since September, we are ready, ”he said on Friday when he presented his government’s economic recovery plan in the La Rioja region, promising to announce that plan next Tuesday.

“Our predictions are that, in almost any scenario, a substantial part of the population could be vaccinated with all guarantees during the first half of 2021.”

Sánchez went on to explain that most of the vaccines would be purchased through the European Union.

“The EU has already signed three contracts with pharmaceutical companies. Our country would be entitled to 10% of the contracted doses, “he said, continuing to warn against any euphoria. “We have a hopeful horizon. Any euphoria must be balanced with caution. ‘