‘Cool heads need to prevail’: Australia insists vaccine is safe despite European concerns

A Senior Federal Minister insists Australians can rest assured that the AstraZeneca vaccine is safe, despite a few European countries pausing their rollout.

It’s understood that Denmark, Iceland and Norway have suspended distribution as a precautionary measure following reports that some recipients have experienced blood clots.

The European Medicines Agency insists the cases of clots in vaccinated people don’t appear to be any higher than the original population.


Our officials are looking into the claims, but say that at this stage there is currently no link between the vaccine and blood clots.

Australia’s Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton told The Today Show that ‘cool heads need to prevail’, and that our rollout will continue.

“We have the best doctors in the world. They have gone through all the tests and trials. We’ve not rushed it. We will look at all the evidence.
“If there’s a problem the government responds very quickly. At the moment the advice very clearly from the doctors is that this is a safe vaccine and we want the rollout to continue,” Mr Dutton said.

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Full steam ahead in Australia. We don’t care about effects as the Premier of Victoria through negligence managed to kill 801 people with no accountability.

It’s simple font get it