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Trump: first shot of Pfizer vaccine in U.S. will be given in less than 24 hours

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump holds a campaign event for Republican U.S. senators David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler in Valdosta, Georgia, U.S., December 5, 2020. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/File Photo

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said late on Friday after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Pfizer Inc’s COVID-19 vaccine that the first shot would be administered in the United States in less than 24 hours.

Reporting by Eric Beech; Editing by Tim Ahmann

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