French President Emmanuel Macron called on Thursday for the US and European nations to allocate up to 5% of current vaccine supplies to developing countries.
France, Italy, Germany and Netherlands have signed a vaccine deal with Pharma giant AstraZeneca to supply up to 400 million doses of an experimental Covid-19 vaccine.
The French government attacks drug giant Sanofi after it suggests any covid-19 vaccine COULD go stateside first.
Servier Laboratories, the National Agency for the Safety of Medicines (ANSM) and 21 other defendants will face 2,684 plaintiffs.
It has been blamed for causing up to 2,000 deaths, yet it remained on the market in France for 33 years. Now, Mediator, a French-made drug used for weight loss, is the subject of a landmark trial that got underway in Paris on Monday.