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In a rare admission, Chinese official says home-grown vaccines’ effectiveness low
International: The effectiveness rate of a coronavirus vaccine from Sinovac at preventing symptomatic infections has been found to be as low as 50.4%. By comparison, the vaccine made by Pfizer has been found to be 97% effective.
LAC talks: China says de-escalation trend ‘positive’, silent on remaining issues
International: After the 11th round of talks between Corps Commanders, the MEA said in a statement on Saturday that both sides had ‘a detailed exchange of views for the resolution of the remaining issues related to disengagement along the LAC’.