Published On: Sun, Aug 15th, 2021

Thousands of Counterfeit COVID-19 Vaccination Cards From China Seized in Tennessee

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More than 3,000 fake COVID-19 vaccination cards from China have been seized by federal agents in Memphis, Tennessee, en route to other cities in the United States. U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) caught a shipment from Shenzhen, China, to New Orleans that contained 51 blank counterfeit vaccination cards, CBP said in an Aug. 13 statement. “It was the 15th such shipment of the night,” the statement reads. The FBI stated on March 30 that buying, selling, or using counterfeit COVID-19 vaccination cards is a crime, and violators will face a fine and up to five years in prison. White House coronavirus response coordinator Jeff Zients also said on Aug. 13 that it’s “a crime” to falsify COVID-19 vaccination cards, amid new restrictions set by several major cities. After New York City announced that it would mandate vaccine passports at certain businesses starting next month and as a growing number of colleges … Save 10% on Citrus trees with code CITRUS

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