Venezuela Receives 4th Batch of Russian Sputnik Light Vaccines

On Sunday, December 19, a new batch of 1.4 million doses of Russian Sputnik Light vaccines arrived in Venezuela, reported the Vice Minister for Europe, Daniela Rodríguez, at the Simón Bolívar Maiquetía International Airport, where she received them personally.

Through her Twitter account, Rodríguez wrote: “Following instructions from our Chancellor @PlasenciaFelix, today—alongside the Vice Minister Marisela Bermudez—we received a shipment of 1,404,000 doses of Sputnik Light vaccines for the protection of our people.”

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“These vaccines are the result of the unconditional alliance with the Russian Federation, and the continued effort of our revolutionary government to guarantee a foreign policy oriented around the welfare and protection of the health of our people,” she wrote in another tweet.

Likewise, the Russian Embassy in Venezuela accompanied the arrival of the supply shipment and noted that it is the fourth delivery of the drug for the booster plan to be launched in the coming days in Venezuela.

 

Featured image: Sputnik Light vaccines arriving from Russia being unloaded at the Simon Bolivar international airport in Maiquetia. Photo by Twitter/@EmbajadaRusaVen.

(Últimas Noticias) by Aurig Hernandez

Translation: Orinoco Tribune

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