President #Putin spoke with President of #Serbia@avucic: Serbia’s Aleksandar Vucic. PM Serbia, Topical bilateral and international issues in agenda, incl successful implementation of large-scale joint energy, transport and high-tech projects, deliveries of #SputnikV#vaccine,
In an exclusive interview with @focusonline, @SerbianPM underlined that #Serbia has never made the issue of vaccines a geopolitical question, but that of saving lives and that the origin of vaccines has never played a role as long as they are safe for use.
Serbia’s PM says vaccine success down to prioritising healthcare.Its tale to desire to be EU member but in mid of Covid pandemic its inclination to tilt to Russia and China to bring vaccination total success for its natives.
Serbia has made a meteoric start to its vaccination rollout the second fastest in Europe behind the United Kingdom.
“When registering for an appointment, Serbs can tick off their vaccine of choice — the Pfizer/BioNtech, Sputnik V and Sinopharm jabs are currently on the menu.” Serbia overtakes EU in vaccine rollout sixth fastest across in innoculation its citizen.
Belgrade has secured a million doses of the Chinese Sinopharm vaccine, alongside shipments of Russia’s Sputnik V and the Pfizer/BioNTech jab.
An expert on healthcare said fervently, neither the Chinese or Russian vaccines are currently authorised for use across the EU, but they have been approved by one of its members, Hungary.
The latest data shows that 6.4 doses have been administered per 100 people in the Balkan state. That’s higher than any EU state.