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Turkey starts initial talks to procure Russia's Sputnik-V vaccine

Thu 25th March, 2021 6:44pm
ANKARA, March 25 (Reuters) - Turkey has began initial talks
to procure the Sputnik-V vaccine from Russia, Health Minister
Fahrettin Koca said on Thursday, adding Ankara would receive a
total of 100 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines by the end of
May.
    Turkey has until now been using COVID-19 shots developed by
China's Sinovac Biotech Ltd  SVA.O  and it has carried out 14.13
million inoculations, with 8.18 million people having received a
first dose, since Jan. 14 when the nationwide rollout began.
    In a statement after a meeting with his coronavirus science
council, Koca also said Turkey would be receiving 4.5 million
doses of the vaccine developed by Pfizer  PFE.N  and BioNTech
 22UAy.DE  by early April.  urn:newsml:reuters.com:*:nL1N2LM2GM


 (Reporting by Tuvan Gumrukcu)
 ((tuvan.gumrukcu@tr.com; +90 312 292 7021; @tuvangumrukcu;
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