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Indonesia is vaccinating younger people first. Here's why

With other countries opting to vaccine the elderly first, the world is watching this approach closely to determine its merits. Image: Hendra Nurdiyansyah/Antara Foto via REUTERS

Stanley Widianto

Politics Reporter, Reuters

Tabita Diela

Economics Reporter, Reuters

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An armed police officer stands guard next to a truck containing Sinovac's vaccine for coronavirus disease as it arrives in Palembang, Indonesia.
A truck containing the Sinovac vaccine for coronavirus. Image: Antara Foto/Nova Wahyudi/ via REUTERS
Officers offload a box of Sinovac's vaccine for coronavirus disease in Palembang, Indonesia.
The vaccine must be transported in chilled trucks like these, to keep the vaccine at optimum temperature. Image: Antara Foto/Nova Wahyudi/ via REUTERS
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