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Apr 01, 2021

FM: Another 250,000 doses of Russia’s Sputnik vaccine arrive in Hungary

The foreign minister said Hungary has so far received 1.1 million Russian and 1.1 million Chinese doses, adding that without these shipments “we would be in big trouble”.

 

The foreign minister has revealed that another 250,000 doses of Russia’s Sputnik coronavirus vaccine have arrived in Hungary.

Péter Szijjártó, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, said in a video posted on Facebook that Russia had met its obligations under the contract, having delivered 500,000 first doses in March. Second doses are in the process of being ordered.

The minister said Hungary has so far received 1.1 million Russian and 1.1 million Chinese doses, adding that without these shipments “we would be in big trouble”.

Photo credit: Facebook/Szijjártó Péter