Turkey approves Sputnik V vaccine for emergency use

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Published: 2021-04-30 16:08

Last Updated: 2021-05-15 12:59


Turkey approves Sputnik V vaccine for emergency use
Turkey approves Sputnik V vaccine for emergency use

Friday, Turkey gave emergency use approval for Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine. This makes Sputnik V vaccine the third vaccine to get approved in Turkey after the Pfizer-BioNTech and Sinovac vaccines.

Jan. 14, Turkey began its national COVID-19 vaccination campaign.

Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, Turkey confirmed 4,788,700 cases and 39,737 deaths.