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First vaccinations in Greece on Sunday afternoon

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The first vaccinations against the coronavirus in Greece are expected to take place Sunday, starting with an intensive care unit nurse.

Efstathia Kambissiouli will be vaccinated at 1 p.m. at central Athens' Evangelismos hospital, followed half an hour later by Michalis Giovanidis, a nursing home resident.

A slew of officials will also get vaccinated Sunday afternoon, including President Katerina Sakellaropoulou, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and Parliament Speaker Constantine Tassoulas.