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Putin Offers to Supply Russian Covid-19 Vaccine to UN Staff for Free

Putin Offers to Supply Russian Covid-19 Vaccine to UN Staff for Free

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On August 15, the Russian Health Ministry announced the launch of vaccine production.  Russian Health Minister Mikhail Murashko informed that the vaccine had shown its effectiveness and safety on the outcomes of clinical trials. Russian President Vladimir Putin has offered to supply Russian Covid-19 vaccine "Sputnik-V" to UN employees free of charge. "A dangerous virus can affect anyone. The coronavirus has struck the staff of the United Nations, its headquarters and regional structures just like everyone else. "Russia is ready to provide the UN with all the necessary qualified assistance; in particular, we are offering to provide our vaccine, free of charge, for the voluntary vaccination of the staff of the UN and its offices. "We have received requests from our UN co...