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103 Marines kicked out of service for refusing to get COVID-19 vaccine

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New York Daily News

More than 100 Marines have been kicked out of the service for refusing to get vaccinated against COVID-19. On Thursday, the Marine Corps announced that it had discharged 103 of its members over refusal to get the vaccine, as outlined in a guidance released in October. “In accordance with direction on COVID-19 vaccination from the Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of the Navy, a fully vaccinated force is a matter of operational readiness and good order and discipline,” the guidance, published on Oct. 23, read. Active-duty Marines had until Nov. 28 to receive a vaccine or apply for an exemp…

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