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Brazil offers COVID-19 booster injection to anyone over 18

A woman receives a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine against coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at the bus rapid transit (BRT) station in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Oct. 27, 2021. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

SAO PAULO, Nov. 16 (Reuters) – Brazil’s health minister Marcelo Queiroga said on Tuesday the government will offer COVID-19 booster injections to anyone over the age of 18.

Queiroga said the booster shots will be available five months after the second vaccine dose and there were enough doses for the entire population.

Reporting by Lisandra Paraguassu, written by Carolina Mandl, editing by Andrew Heavens

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