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Countries Are Scrambling for Vaccines. Mongolia Has Plenty.


Mongolia, a country of grassy hills, vast deserts and endless skies, has a population not much bigger than Chicago’s. The small democratic nation is used to living in the shadow of its powerful neighbors, Russia and China.But during a pandemic, being a small nation sandwiched between two vaccine makers with global ambitions can have advantages.At a time when most countries are scrambling for coronavirus vaccines, Mongolia now has enough to fully vaccinate its entire adult population, in large part thanks to deals with both China and Russia. Officials are so confident about the nation’s vaccine riches …

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