Exchange between President Von der Leyen and Albert Bourla of Pfizer

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Alexander Fanta

Dear Secretariat General of the European Commission,

Under the right of access to documents in the EU treaties, as developed in Regulation 1049/2001, I am requesting documents which contain the following information:

- Text messages and other documents relating to the exchange between President Ursula von der Leyen and Albert Bourla, the chief executive of Pfizer, since January 1, 2021. The exchange was reported in the New York Times on April 28 in the story "How Europe Sealed a Pfizer Vaccine Deal With Texts and Calls". See here: https://www.nytimes.com/2021/04/28/world...

- An internal European Commission assessment of the EU’s vaccine needs over the next two years, as referenced in the same story

Yours faithfully,

Alexander Fanta
netzpolitik.org
Rue de la Loi 155
1040 Bruxelles
Belgium

ve_sg.accessdoc (SG), Secretariat General of the European Commission

[1]RE: access to documents request - Exchange between President Von der
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