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US vaccine ‘loan’ arrives on Sunday

On Sunday, March 28, Mexico will receive 1.5 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine, part of a package of 2.7 million doses that the Joe Biden administration promised to “loan” to its southern neighbor. (Mexico has agreed to replace the vaccines at a later date.)

Third Covid wave a possibility, minister warns

While urging his compatriots to forgo travel during the Easter holiday, Deputy Health Minister Hugo López-Gatell warned this week that Mexico could experience a third Covid-19 wave, similar to the one currently blighting several European nations, including Germany, France and Italy.