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Russian President Vladimir Putin during a live broadcast Line said he did not like the idea of compulsory vaccination. “I do not support compulsory vaccination,” the president said.
Putin spoke of a law under which regional leaders may, under certain conditions, if the incidence increases, introduce compulsory vaccination for certain groups in the population. This right has already been exercised by the leaders of some regions.
Putin emphasized that there is a national vaccination scheme by law that makes vaccination mandatory in principle. “There are proposals to move vaccination against covid to this section.” The deputies did not support it, “the president remarked.
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