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U.S. COVID-19 vaccines will soon come to Taiwan, says president

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Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen applauds during the launch ceremony for Taiwan Navy's domestically built amphibious transport dock "Yushan" in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, April 13, 2021. REUTERS/Ann Wang

TAIPEI, June 7 (Reuters) - Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen said on Monday that COVID-19 vaccines promised by the United States would soon arrive in the island.

"I promise that the government will do everything in its power to strive for a more stable supply of vaccines," she said in a live broadcast from her office.

Reporting by Ben Blanchard and Yimou Lee Editing by Gareth Jones

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