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"It is the responsibility of the 27 governments of the Union to administer these vaccines to their population," said the President of the European Commission.
On Saturday, The President of the European Commission (EC) Ursula von der Leyen announced the European Union (EU) has completed COVID-19 vaccines distribution, making possible to vaccinate at least 70 percent of the +18 population.
In the Netherlands, the number of daily COVID-19 cases increased sevenfold, during last week reaching 7,000 new cases by Friday. Therefore, the country's Prime Minister Mark Rutte called all night clubs and restaurants to close at midnight.
Meanwhile, Malta will be the first EU member to deny entry to anyone who is not vaccinated. The measure was announced by the country's executive this week and will come into force on July 14.
The World Health Organization (WHO) called on the international community to strengthen health measures as "the world is at a dangerous pandemic point".
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