Pope Francis to receive COVID-19 vaccine next week

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has called to the “suicidal denial” urging to get the jab and saying he would get vaccinated himself next week.

“Next week, we start to do here (in the Vatican) and I made an , we must do it,” he told Canale 5 in segments released on Saturday from an interview set to be broadcast the next day.

“There is a suicidal denial which I cannot explain, but today we have to get vaccinated,” the pontiff said.