Austria ends divisive COVID-19 jab mandate

Updated June 24 2022 - 2:01am, first published 1:57am
Austria's government says its compulsory jab law is not encouraging anyone to get the COVID-19 shot.
Austria's government says its compulsory jab law is not encouraging anyone to get the COVID-19 shot.

Austria's health minister says the country is scrapping a suspended coronavirus vaccine mandate, saying the measure risks polarising society and could even lead to fewer people getting the jab.

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