VIDEO: First doses of Sputnik V vaccine arrive in Gaza Strip

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Published: 2021-02-17 18:58

Last Updated: 2021-04-12 12:41


VIDEO: First doses of Sputnik V vaccine arrive in Gaza Strip
VIDEO: First doses of Sputnik V vaccine arrive in Gaza Strip

Wednesday, the first shipment of the Russian 'Sputnik V' COVID-19 vaccine arrived in Gaza Strip, containing 1,000 doses, according to AFP. This came after the the Israeli Occupation approved the delivery of the shipment.


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On Feb. 15, the Palestinian Minister of Health Mai al-Kaila said that the Israeli Occupation banned the entry of COVID-19 vaccines into Gaza Strip. 

Kaila added that such actions are against the international laws and agreements.

Wednesday, Gaza Strip recorded 153 new COVID-19 cases.


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