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Foreign Affairs Ministry cooperating with US agencies for urgent supply of vaccines


The Foreign Affairs Ministry is supporting the government in helping people get Covid-19 vaccines, including vaccines from the United States, as soon as possible, ministry spokesman Thanee Saengrat said on Wednesday.

He made the remark while clarifying to the press the government’s and Foreign Affairs Ministry’s roles in procuring Covid-19 vaccines from abroad.

He also confirmed the government is paying attention to vaccine procurement, which it considers an urgent issue.

“The ministry has been cooperating with US agencies on purchasing vaccines,” he revealed.

 

He added that the Foreign Affairs and Public Health ministries are currently under discussion with US agencies on preparations to receive the first batch of Covid-19 vaccines from the United States.

Published : July 07, 2021

By : The Nation