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Canada approves Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for children

A vial containing the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine against coronavirus disease (COVID-19) can be seen in this image, taken March 19, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

Nov. 19 (Reuters) – Canada said Friday that Pfizer (PFE.N) and partner BioNTech (22UAy.DE) has approved COVID-19 vaccine for use in children ages 5 to 11, making it the first shot for young children in the country .

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Reporting by Manojna Maddipatla in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D’Silva

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