Chinese language Ambassador to Việt Nam Xiong Bo and Deputy Defence Minister Sen. Lieut. Gen. Hoàng Xuân Chiến on the handover ceremony on the Nội Bài Worldwide Airport, Hà Nội, on Tuesday night. — VNA/VNS Photograph
HÀ NỘI — The Ministry of Nationwide Defence obtained 300,000 doses of Sinopharm Vero-Cell COVID-19 vaccine introduced by the Ministry of Nationwide Defence of China at a ceremony held at Nội Bài Worldwide Airport in Hà Nội on Tuesday night.
Addressing the occasion, the Chinese language Ambassador to Việt Nam Xiong Bo stated that the vaccine donation was to assist the military and folks of Việt Nam overcome COVID-19, which confirmed the feelings of the Chinese language army and authorities to the army and folks of Việt Nam.
Deputy Defence Minister Sen. Lieut. Gen. Hoàng Xuân Chiến thanked the Chinese language for the reward, which he stated was proof of the pleasant neighbourliness and solidarity between the 2 nations and the 2 militaries.
The Vero-Cell COVID-19 vaccine produced by Sinopharm has been utilized in over 70 nations, together with many Southeast Asian nations comparable to Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore and Thailand.
Final 12 months on August 23, the Chinese language Ministry of Nationwide Defence additionally introduced 200,000 doses of Vero-Cell COVID-19 vaccine to the Vietnamese Ministry of Nationwide Defence. — VNS