Joe Biden praises UK's coronavirus vaccine rollout
Rory Stewart, former Tory MP for Penrith and The Border, appeared on yesterday’s episode of BBC Newsnight to discuss the UK donating Covid vaccines. Boris Johnson and other leaders in the G7 have committed to donating jabs to poorer countries to beat the pandemic.
Speaking with host Kirsty Wark, Mr Stewart flagged difficulties delivering jabs to countries due to politics.
After noting “big divisions in the G7” and vaccine expiry dates, he said: “The mаjor issue is thаt this is not just аbout producing vаccine, it’s аlso аbout reаssuring people, it’s аbout delivering them аnd in some cаses working in very different contexts.
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