More than 1 million people in the United States have been vaccinated with COVID-19 vaccines developed by Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna.
This is reported on the website of the U.S. federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
It is noted that more than 9.4 million doses of the two vaccines have been delivered in the United States. 1,008,025 people have been vaccinated against COVID-19.
Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, the U.S. has had the highest number of infected people in the world for almost all the time. There are now 18.3 million cases in the country. There have been 202,000 new cases in the past 24 hours.
By the way, the United States will receive an additional 100 million doses of coronavirus vaccine from Pfizer and BioNTech this summer.
Earlier we wrote that the World Health Organization plans to authorize the emergency use of the coronavirus vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech in December, but with limited use in emergency cases.