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Donald Trump has said a Covid-19 vaccine could be just three or four weeks away, despite the cautionary notes sounded by health officials about such an accelerated timeline.
The US President, defended his handling of the coronavirus crisis and said a vaccine could be ready for distribution before the US presidential election on November 3.
“We’re very close to having a vaccine,” he said, speaking at a town hall hosted by ABC News in Philadelphia.
“If you want to know the truth, the previous administration would have taken perhaps years to have a vaccine because of the FDA and all the approvals.
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