Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine

Eurocrat Heading Vaccine Fiasco Implied UK Compromised Safety with Rapid Vax Rollout

After struggling to apportion blame for the bloc’s disastrous inoculation programme on drugs company AstraZeneca, Ursula von der Leyen has now taken to claiming that the EU should be proud of being so far behind the United Kingdom, implying that Brexit Britain had compromised on safety to become the Western world’s first to approve a vaccine for the Chinese coronavirus.

European Commission President Ursula Von Der Leyen delivers a speech during the presentation of Europe's Recovery and Resilience Plan at the Champalimaud Foundation in Lisbon on September 29, 2020. (Photo by PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA / AFP) (Photo by PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA/AFP via Getty Images)