Trump says coronavirus vaccine deliveries to begin in US next week

President Donald Trump said the vaccine would initially be sent to front-line workers, medical personnel and senior citizens.
President Donald Trump said the vaccine would initially be sent to front-line workers, medical personnel and senior citizens.PHOTO: AFP

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - US President Donald Trump said on Thursday (Nov 26) that delivery of the coronavirus vaccine would begin next week and the week after.

Speaking to US troops overseas via video link to mark the Thanksgiving holiday, Trump said the vaccine would initially be sent to front-line workers, medical personnel and senior citizens.