Red Cross calls on wealthier countries to end ‘glaring inequity’ in COVID-19 vaccine access as global case tally nears 164 million

The global tally of confirmed cases of the coronavirus-borne illness COVID-19 headed closer to 164 million on Tuesday, as the Red Cross called on wealthier countries and drug companies to move faster to spread vaccines all around the world and end the “glaring inequity” in access.

“The extraordinary times of a global pandemic demand extraordinary measures from the international community,”