COVID | First samples of Sputnik V vaccine arrive in Hungary

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    Russian-made Sputnik V #COVID19 vaccine samples arrived in Budapest on Thursday. Foreign Minister of #Hungary, Peter Szijjarto said that the vaccine would be examined by the Hungarian scientists. ‘#Sputnik V was brought to the Hungarian official laboratory where Hungarian specialists can examine the vaccine and they can decide on the usage and licensing. This comprehensive examination can start when the Russian manufacturer sends us the complete documentation which we will have soon,’ he stressed.

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