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UPDATE 1-Canada will get some doses of Pfizer's vaccine earlier than scheduled -PM Trudeau

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OTTAWA, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Canada will receive some doses ofPfizer Inc's COVID-19 vaccine earlier than scheduled andis on track to inoculate the entire population by the end ofSeptember, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Friday.

He also told reporters that Canada had bought four millionadditional doses of Moderna Inc's vaccine. Trudeau'sLiberal government is under fire for the slow pace ofvaccination, in part caused by temporary supply delays.

Canada will now receive an additional 2.8 million doses ofthe Pfizer vaccine between April and June and 6.2 million morethan initially planned between July and September. It hasordered a total of 40 million doses from Pfizer.

"That's part of the reason why we can say with suchconfidence that everyone who wants a vaccine in Canada will getone by the end of September," Trudeau said.

Canada has recorded a total of 21,088 deaths and 817,163cases so far. An average of 3,350 new daily cases were recordedin the past week, down from 8,000 in early January.

"We've made great progress," chief medical officer TheresaTam told reporters.

(Reporting by David Ljunggren;Editing by Chizu Nomiyama and Dan Grebler)