Yerevan:   +13 °C
Today:   Tuesday, 19 October, 2021

Peru to build plant to make Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine - President

888
Tuesday, 07 September, 2021, 12:41
Peru to build plant to make Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine - President

Peruvian President Pedro Castillo said on Monday that the government has reached an agreement with Russia to install a plant to produce the Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine. Castillo did not provide further information on the timeline for the installation or production targets during a speech broadcast on national television, but added that the health minister would provide further information. Peru signed a contract to buy 20 million doses of Sputnik V in July.