Great Britain is the first Western country to start vaccinating against COVID-19

Great Britain is the first Western country to start vaccinating against COVID-19

The first western country to begin vaccination against coronavirus was Great Britain.

For vaccination the preparation from the companies Pfizer and BioNTech is used. First of all, people from the risk group will be vaccinated. The list is determined by the British government.

Among the more vulnerable segments of the population – doctors, social workers, as well as patients of nursing homes and older people over 80 years.

Vaccination will be on a voluntary basis. The procedure is free and by invitation.

Earlier it became known that the UK ordered 40 million doses of vaccine. It is assumed that the vaccination will take place every third resident of the kingdom. For the rapid delivery of the drug the authorities intend to use cargo aircraft of their own Air Force.