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Chinese State Media Refutes Erroneous Taiwan Report About Vaccinated Chinese Workers in Uganda Contracting COVID-19

China’s state-run Global Times newspaper took aim at an erroneous report published on the Taipei-based news website Taiwan News that 47 Chinese workers who contracted COVID-19 last week in Uganda had previously been vaccinated with a Chinese C19 vaccine. 

The Taiwan News report provided no evidence that the 47 workers had, in fact, been vaccinated. Instead, the writer made the supposition that because over a million Chinese people in China had received vaccinations that these workers in Uganda were also vaccinated. Again, there’s no evidence to support that assertion.

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