Germany, France, Italy and five other European countries are working together to launch vaccination campaigns.

Iran PressEurope: The European Union's health ministers in a statement said that co-operation would be launched by European countries to launch vaccination campaigns and that information on how to advance them would be shared soon.

The statement was issued by Italy and signed by the health ministers of Germany, France, Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Spain and Switzerland.

The European Union (EU) has warned of hasty approval and competition for the vaccine two weeks ago following the licensing of Pfizer and Bionotec in the UK.

International Police (Interpol) also warned officials around the world about the threat posed by organized crime groups in their quest for the Covid-19 vaccine. 219