Russia Seeks to Supply Free Batch of Sputnik V to Afghanistan
Afghan Voice Agency (AVA)_Moscow is looking at a possibility to supply a free batch of the #Sputnik_V_anti-coronavirus vaccine to Afghanistan to vaccinate members of the Afghan parliament’s lower house, Russian president’s special envoy for Afghanistan and director of the Russian Foreign Ministry’s second Asia department, #Zamir_Kabulov said in an interview with TASS.
“Currently, we are considering a request from the lower house of #Afghanistan’s_National_Council on the supply of a limited Sputnik V batch on a free basis to vaccine members of the Afghan parliament,” he said.
“No concrete agreements have been reached as of yet,” he noted.
Previously, Foreign Minister Haneef #Atmar said in an interview with TASS that Russia’s and Afghanistan’s Health Ministries planned to discuss the volume and timeframes for Sputnik V supplies to Afghanistan.