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50 pc of Israeli citizens received both shots of Coronavirus vaccine

ANI News | 25/03/2021 04:05 PM | Click to read full article

Over 50 percent of Israeli citizens have received both shots of a coronavirus vaccine, Health Minister Yuli Edelstein said on Thursday.

According to the health ministry data, the first dose of the vaccine was given to over 5.2 million nationals (55.96 percent of the population) and 4.46 million of them were also administered to the second dose (50.07 percent of the population). Israel started inoculating its population against the coronavirus on December 20 and the country oversaw one of the most rapid vaccine rollouts of anywhere in the world.