A medical worker holds a vial with Russia’s Sputnik V  vaccine at a vaccination point at the GUM department store in Moscow on Jan 18, 2021. (AFP)

March 26, 2021

Iran expects to start domestic production of Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine in April, the RIA news agency cited the Iranian ambassador to Moscow as saying on Friday.

Iran approved Sputnik V for domestic use in January, and says it has received more than 400,000 of the 2 million doses it ordered from Russia.

Reuters

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