Fake Vaccine – level 2

10-02-2021 15:00

Chinese police arrested 80 people who were making and selling fake COVID-19 vaccine. The people belonged to a gang, and they started to make the vaccine in September 2020.

Police found more than 3,000 shots of the vaccine, and they found out that the gang sold the vaccine in China and in other countries, too. The police did not know which countries they were. The vaccine could not work because it was a mixture of salt and water.

China had problems with fake vaccines in the past, and many people did not believe that Chinese vaccines were good. Now the situation is different, and more than 70% of people said that they would agree to get the COVID-19 vaccine.

Difficult words: fake (something which looks real but it is not real), gang (a group of people who do something illegal), mixture (when you mix two or more things together).

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