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BERLIN, Jan 27- International donors led by Bill Gates and Britain pledged $7.5 billion on Tuesday for vaccines to immunise 300 million children in poor countries against potentially deadly diseases like diarrhoea and pneumonia, Germany's development minister said. At a Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunisation conference in Berlin, the British...
INT'L DONORS LED BY UK AND BILL GATES PLEDGE $7.5 BLN FOR GAVI GLOBAL VACCINATION PROGRAMME- GERMAN DEVELOPMENT MINISTER.
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