Why Are EU Governments “Dumping” the AstraZeneca Vaccine in Favor of Pfizer and Moderna Inc?

ER Editor: Just to remind readers, the AstraZeneca vaccine is still of the ‘genetic’ type. The second article below distinguishes between the AZ vaccine and the mRNA vaccines (Pfizer/BioNTech & Moderna) without stating the precise difference. This is what the New York Times has to say about the difference:

The Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine is based on the virus’s genetic instructions for building the spike protein. But unlike the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna vaccines, which store the instructions in single-stranded RNA, the Oxford vaccine uses double-stranded DNA.

DNA Inside an Adenovirus

The researchers added the gene for the coronavirus spike protein to another virus called an adenovirus. Adenoviruses are common viruses that typically cause colds or flu-like symptoms. The Oxford-AstraZeneca team used a modified version of a chimpanzee adenovirus, known as ChAdOx1. It can enter cells, but it can’t replicate inside them.

The Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine for Covid-19 is more rugged than the mRNA vaccines from Pfizer and Moderna. DNA is not as fragile as RNA, and the adenovirus’s tough protein coat helps protect the genetic material inside. As a result, the Oxford vaccine doesn’t have to stay frozen. The vaccine is expected to last for at least six months when refrigerated at 38–46°F (2–8°C).

As the article below by Jacob J. points out, by recommending a different booster (2nd) vaccine to the first AstraZeneca one, all trial protocols – which are still ongoing through to at least 2023 for all vaccines – are being broken. This cannot be called ‘science’.

The EudraVigilance site is difficult to navigate. The data presented in the article below is only showing adverse events and deaths up to mid-March. We are including links here to EudraVigilance for updated stats. There are a lot of individual pages to click for each one – the information isn’t easy to compile:




The media have hung AstraZeneca out to dry, while conveniently NOT mentioning adverse effects and deaths of the other vaccines. Pfizer had a pretty clear, two-month run between December and February, when many adverse events and deaths, especially in care homes, were being reported, but nothing leaked out into the MSM. And no other vaccines were being given to our knowledge. Meanwhile on social media, informed people were wondering what the game was by targeting AZ.

All we can do is wonder if this some sort of psyop being played on us. As if to say “we, the government, have your backs and are protecting you by alerting you to this bad vaccine”. More trust is built while people think they are choosing the ‘better’ vaccine from Pfizer. We’ve actually seen conversations on FB where the question is posed, which vaccine did you get? Answer: Pfizer. Ah, you got the best one.


Are EU Governments “Dumping” the AstraZeneca Vaccine in Favor of Pfizer and Moderna Inc?


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Is there “competition” between Big Pharma giants?

An IBT report (see below), points to governmental vaccine guidelines in France and Germany which consist de facto in “dumping” AstraZeneca in favour of Pfizer and Moderna.

According to the European Medicines Agency (EMA), there is “a possible link between the AstraZeneca vaccine and the rare cases of blood clots in people who had received the shot”.

In Germany, health authorities have “instructed people below the age of 60 who got the AstraZeneca shot to opt for a different vaccine as the booster dose.

Health authorities in France have adopted similar measures in favour of Pfizer and Moderna.

Does this mean that the Pfizer and Moderna Inc vaccines are “safe” in comparison to those of Astrazeneca?

While AstraZeneca has been the object of suspension, the vaccine-related deaths and injuries are significantly larger in regards to the Pfizer vaccine. Over 100,000 injuries and 64% of the deaths (relating to the Pfizer vaccine) (See data below).

How is it that AstraZeneca has been the object of restrictions by 18 European governments while no limitations have been considered with regard to Pfizer and Moderna Inc? The deaths and injuries related to the Pfizer vaccine have not made the headlines.

Are these Big Pharma vaccine companies competing with one another?

Is the EMA in conflict of interest?

According to EMA’s executive director Emer Cooke: “The risk of mortality from COVID is much greater than the risk of mortality from these rare side effects.”

Emer Cooke was appointed to head the EMA in mid-November 2020 coinciding with the launching of the mRNA vaccine. She previously worked for The European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA) which represents the major pharmaceutical companies.

Deaths and Injuries – EU Data Base

Below is the EudraVigilance data on vaccine deaths and injuries for the period December 27, 2020 to March 13, 2021 pertaining respectively to AstraZeneca, Pfizer BioNTech and Moderna Inc.

The deaths and injuries associated with the Pfizer vaccine are significantly larger:

2,540 deaths and 102,100 injuries 

Moreover, the number of deaths  recorded in relation to the Moderna vaccine is more than double that of AstraZeneca:

973 deaths and 5,939 injuries 

Here is the Breakdown:

Total reactions for the experimental vaccine AZD1222 (CHADOX1 NCOV-19) from Oxford/ AstraZeneca451 deaths and 54,571 injuries to 13/03/2021

Total reactions for the experimental mRNA vaccine Tozinameran (code BNT162b2Comirnaty) from BioNTechPfizer: 2,540 deaths and 102,100 injuries to 13/03/2021

Total reactions for the experimental mRNA vaccine mRNA-1273 (CX-024414) from Moderna: 973 deaths and 5,939 injuries to 13/03/2021


EudraVigilance states with regard to the data: “Only a detailed evaluation and scientific assessment of all available data allows for robust conclusions to be drawn on the benefits and risks of a medicine.”

“Robust conclusions” were not taken by the EMA in regards to the deaths and injuries resulting from the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna Inc mRNA vaccines.

See excerpts of the IBT report below.

Michel Chossudovsky  Global Research, April 9, 2021


AstraZeneca Woes: France to Give Pfizer or Moderna Vaccines as Second Dose, Says Report

by Jacob J.

International Business Times

April 9, 2021

Amid uncertainty over the use of AstraZeneca vaccine in many regions including Europe, the top health body in France said people who got the first dose of AstraZeneca vaccine should receive a messenger-RNA vaccine as the second dose.

The Haute Autorité de la Santé (HAS), which is tasked with deciding how vaccines can be rolled out in France, was considering this option, Reuters reported.

Earlier this week, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) said found a possible link between AstraZeneca vaccine and the rare cases of blood clots in people who had received the shot.

Citing sources; the agency reported that HAS is going ahead with the use of two mRNA vaccines — Pfizer-BioNTech and from Moderna — for those aged below 55.

Meanwhile, Germany had also instructed that people below the age of 60 who got the AstraZeneca shot must opt for a different vaccine as the booster dose.

This is an interesting development as the procedure to give a different vaccine as the second dose was not tested during any human trials so far.

Reuters cited an expert saying that all these vaccines are complementary as all of them target the same “spike” protein of the coronavirus.

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4 Comments on Why Are EU Governments “Dumping” the AstraZeneca Vaccine in Favor of Pfizer and Moderna Inc?

  1. Mike, thank you so much for this clarification. We hear you. I found the system quite confusing and virtually impossible to get around. Perhaps a confusing system is what they want? Agreed about the UK and US systems. Mike, would you like to write a short report for publication, showing the steps of your reasoning? Because we too believe the AZ ‘scandal’ is a psyop. Thanks!

  2. Hi,

    I appreciate the work you do but please be very careful with the ‘Eudravigilance’ system data. There are very common errors that might have occurred.

    The EU system for adverse events (www.adrreports.eu/en/index.html) is runing on Oracle B.I, a real dinosaur of a database (slow, complicated, faulty and error prone).

    There are two ways to find the numbers for deaths.

    One is to make a sum of all the ‘fatal’ adverse events by reaction category (eg. cardiac disorder, or vascular disorder). For example, on the Eudravigilance database if you select ‘vascular disorder’, you’ll get a graph with X number of deaths (let say 1).
    Then if you select ‘vascular disorder’, you’ll have another graph with X number of death for this category (let say 1).

    Which in total looks like there are 2 deaths in total for a psecific ‘vaccine’…

    Now, it is possible that the people who report to the database report a death due to multiple reactions (like one guy died of cardiac disorder AND vascular disorder).

    So now we have 1 guy who died with 2 different disorders (1+1) but still only one guy died.

    However on the ‘eudravigilance’ system it looks like 2 different deaths, because its listed under ‘cardiac disorder’ and listed again under ‘vascular disorder’.

    The big issue with the ‘eudravigilance’ system is that it count adverse events and deaths for each category of reactions (and there are a lot of different type of reactions).

    So it might be that when a death is counted, it is counted mutiple times as death under different reaction categories.

    Now, at the end of the dashbooard (top righT, there is tab called “Line Listing” where you can run a ‘Line Listing Report’, selecting ‘death’ as the reaction end result.

    You can then export this report on Excel or PDF as you see fit.

    When you do that, the death numbers are exported with one unique reference per dead person (but with various reaction categories).

    By doing os, you have the death numbers as reported into the system, it is high but not as high as 5000…

    As of today it stands at 1615 deaths for the 4 ‘vaccines’.

    And guess who is the biggest killer according to their report?

    Moderna: with 687 deaths
    Pfizer: 625
    Astra: 296 (therefore the MSM campaign is clearly a psyop)
    Janssen/J&J: 7

    Now, it is a theory, this is what I found after seeing different numbers from different websites.


    The UK and US systems are way clearer

  3. Your numbers from eudravigilance are wrong.

    There are only 1514 deaths reported in the eudravigilance system and as astra started in march, and other in Dcember and january, it’s not really comparable.

    FUNNILY, you give a number, health impact news gives another number and others give another number.

    the eudravigilance system (runing on oracle crap) is so bad that anyone will find different results.

    You should use the UK and US numbers for your article, as they are much more reliable.

  4. T’was about time someone made the link… Oxford-Astrazeneca actually kills and harm more than Pfizer/biontech and moderna, at least in Europe (source EUDRAVIGILANCE (EU Database for adverse events) http://www.adrreports.eu/en/index.html.

    However the difference is minimal and as Pfizer/biontech and moderna have been longer at killing, harming and DNA modifying people, it doesn’t explain why the MSM focuses on Astrazeneca.

    Many reasons:
    1/ mRNA fake vaccines have the potential to modify DNA and be used as ‘operating systems’ to control future diseases. This is why they want to force inject people with this shit.
    2/ BREXIT. Anyhting that can bother the UK and make a revenge for BREXIT is good for the EUSSR countries.
    3/ By focusing on one product and removing it, they give the impression they care about people’s health, while pushing for other deadly products…

    My 2 cents

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