Coronavirus live news: Paris hospitals told to suspend vaccinations next week because of limited supplies

French health authority says only enough doses left for second shots from 2 FebruaryEU could block millions of vaccine doses from entering UK with new powersGermany recommends Oxford vaccine not be used on over-65sPortugal facing ‘worst moment’ of pandemic so far, says PMFrench police accused of breaking curfew with Macarena partyUK coronavirus updates - live 3.56pm GMT Iceland may relax its coronavirus restrictions earlier than planned after just 11 new domestic cases were reported over the last week, all of which were in quarantine by the time they were diagnosed, according to local media.Iceland Review reports that the country’s chief epidemiologist Þórólfur Guðnason told a news briefing today that it could loosen restrictions before 17 February, if cases remain so low. Total infections have been falling, with just 47 at present. The Scandinavian country of 350,000 people has had just 60 Covid deaths. 3.38pm GMT Chile has received a first shipment of almost two million doses of the coronavirus vaccine developed by China’s Sinovac and plans to roll it out across the country from the middle of next week, Reuters reports.The batch of 1,919,800 doses of the two-dose vaccine arrived at the capital Santiago’s international airport early in the morning. A second, similarly-sized shipment will arrive on Sunday, said Chilean President Sebastian Pinera, who was there to receive the drugs.The Sinovac vaccine was approved by Chile’s health regulator for emergency use on 20 January, with the caveat it not be used for people over the age of 60. Continue reading...

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