France seeks quick resumption of AstraZeneca shots suspended over safety fears

By Giulia Segreti and Caroline Copley ROME/BERLIN (Reuters) – France expressed hope European medical experts would clear up questions over the safety of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 shot on Thursday, as experts warned the decision by major European states to stop using it posed a greater risk to public health. In a coordinated step, the European Union’s largest members – Germany, France and Italy – suspended the use of AstraZeneca’s vaccine on Monday pending the outcome of an investigation by the bloc’s medicines regulator into isolated cases of bleeding, blood clots and low platelet counts. They we…

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