Egypt Is Interested In The Russian Vaccine Against Coronavirus

Egypt Is Interested In The Russian Vaccine Against Coronavirus
Egypt Is Interested In The Russian Vaccine Against Coronavirus

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Egypt is very interested in the Russian Sputnik V vaccine against coronavirus infection. This was stated by the head of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Arab Republic Sameh Shukri, RIA Novosti reports. According to him, Cairo is currently negotiating with Moscow on the supply of the drug after the completion of the necessary tests. Shukri also noted that Egypt is interested in the production of the Russian vaccine on its territory. He noted that the republic has large production capacities in the field of pharmaceuticals. In addition, many Egyptians may need to be vaccinated. “Therefore, we will use any possibility of joint production with all aspects - scientific, economic and trade,” the diplomat said. Russia became the first country in the world to register a vaccine against COVID-19. The drug was developed by NITsEM named after Gamaleya in cooperation with the Russian Direct Investment Fund and was named "Sputnik V". Read more on the official website of the Russian coronavirus vaccine.

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