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Australia to get first batch of AstraZeneca COVID vaccine in January 2021, says PM Morrison

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Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has said that his country will receive the first doses of an AstraZeneca and Oxford University Covid-19 vaccine in January 2021 if trials prove successful. Australia has signed the agreement to purchase a second potential vaccine. According to government sources, Australia signed a preliminary agreement with AstraZeneca in August for 26 million doses of the vaccine.