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Venezuelan Health Minister Carlos Alvarado said that in addition to the vaccine provided by the Caucasus, the OPEC nation has Cuban Abdala, Sputnik V from Russia and Sinofarm from China.
We already have more than 29 million doses of the vaccine in the country that will meet the goal that the President called on us on October 31 (to vaccinate 70% of the population of about 28 million). ۔ Released on state television
The government says Venezuela has already vaccinated 50 percent of its population, but scientific academies and experts assure that this percentage will rise to 21 percent.
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– VTV Channel 8 (TV VTVcanal8) October 10, 2021.
President Nicolas Maduro had promised for months that he would not be able to pay for the vaccine due to US sanctions, which led to his ouster, but during the first half he said he had Funds have been deposited in the bank account to meet the payment of Quakes.
The first shipment of the CoVAX system arrived in Venezuela on September 7, containing 693,000 doses of the vaccine developed by the Chinese Synovac Biotech.
In total, 11 million vaccines are expected to reach the South American nation through Kovix, under the auspices of the GAVI Alliance and the World Health Organization (WHO).
Since March 2020, at the onset of the epidemic in the country, and as of last Saturday, Venezuelan authorities have reported a total of 382,266 infections and 4,606 deaths.
Guilds say the numbers are high and vaccinations are slow.