08 March 2021 684,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine arrived this evening at 20.45 at Pratica di Mare Airport, the national defense vaccine hub.

After the subdivision by the staff of the Ministry of Health, from tomorrow the distribution in the various Regions with the means of Defense will begin as part of the "Operation Eos".

The plan of the Ministry of Defense, led by Lorenzo Guerini, was prepared by the Operations Command of the Joint Defense Force Summit in close cooperation with the Coronavirus emergency commissioner.