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News from The Echo - 06:00 13/09
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All elderly should be offered free vaccination against them, they now consider representatives of several parties in parliament. It is an important measure, not least now during the coronal pandemic," said Christian Democrat Acko Anchor Berg Johansson, who chairs the Social Committee. While we give something good to the country's elderly and fragile who have had the great hardship in the spring, w

Morning echo: news and reportage - 05:00 11/09
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However, morning shows the national police chief's statement about criminal clans being questioned within the police. More biofuels should be mixed into the petrol. The government and the cooperation parties agree long-term sick people with 19 symptoms should get better follow-up, according to the National Board of Health and Welfare. And then we get a report from lesbos in Greece on what will hap

Extra broadcast from The Echo - 12:00 04/05
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This is the echo that broadcasts live when the public health agency now gives an update on the spread of coronavirus up to Sweden. My name is Jakob Richardson and I will be with your IP one until just before 3:30. Then we'll get a comment and analysis about it. The Public Health Agency, which is head of the Department of Microbiology right now in the background, do you have the conditions for this