Biden says U.S. will vaccinate South Korean soldiers against COVID-19

FILE PHOTO: A woman holds a medical syringe and a small bottle labelled "Coronavirus COVID-19 Vaccine
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Joe Biden said on Friday that he and South Korean South Korean President Moon Jae-in had agreed on a comprehensive partnership on COVID-19 vaccines and that the United States would provide vaccinations for 550,000 South Korean soldiers.

Speaking during a news conference at the White House, Moon said the vaccine partnership would contribute to boosting supplies in the Indo-Pacific region and beyond.

(Reporting by Jarrett Renshaw and Jeff Mason; Editing by Leslie Adler)

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