.
.
.
.
Coronavirus

Coronavirus: Tunisia registers Russia’s Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine

Published: Updated:

Tunisia has become the third country in Africa to register Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine against COVID-19, the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) said on Saturday.

For more coronavirus news, visit our dedicated page.

Tunisian health ministry said the registration would be valid for one year.

To date Sputnik V has been registered in Russia, Belarus, Algeria, Argentina, Bolivia, Serbia, Palestine, Venezuela, Paraguay, Turkmenistan, Hungary, the UAE, Iran and the Republic of Guinea.

Read more:

Coronavirus: South Africa police seize haul of ‘miracle anti-COVID drug’ Ivermectin

Coronavirus: US CDC to require face masks in all public transportation

Coronavirus: Pakistan secures 17 mln doses of AstraZeneca vaccine through COVAX