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Health organizations see danger in Denmark’s decision to stop using Astrazeneca vaccine

Denmark’s decision to stop using the Astrazeneca vaccine is one that health organizations can understand, However, they say it can prolong the corona crisis – and sends a poor signal to others.

Søren Brostrøm | Photo: Philip Davali

Several international experts have described Denmark’s decision to stop using the Astrazeneca vaccine as responsible and brave, but say it comes with the risk of another wave of the epidemic and sends a poor signal to the rest of the world.

The Danish Health Authority decided to suspend the use of the corona vaccine developed by Astrazeneca due to the risk of blood clots.

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