Selfish vs selfless acts: PM slams EC vaccine block, Australia ups dose grants

Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday blasted the European Commission (EC) for using its power to block shipment of COVID-19 vaccines in what is considered a selfish attempt to ensure that pre-paid for doses being produced are not distributed globally until they are delivered to the union.
His censure comes as Australia selflessly upped its vaccine support for Cambodia yesterday by signing a $28 million grant for the purchase of doses for 1.5 million Cambodians.
This is in addition to the about $360 million which Australia has already paid to the WHO-led Covax initiative to supply vaccines to devel