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Japan and UK eye fall launch for $20bn global vaccine alliance

Partners aim to counter financial power of US and China to secure deals

TOKYO -- Japan, the U.K. and more than 70 other countries plan to form an alliance this fall to jointly procure 2 billion doses of coronavirus vaccines by 2021, looking to gain financial leverage in talks with pharmaceutical companies. 

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