Egypt approves one-dose Sputnik Light COVID-19 vaccine for use - RDIF

The country approved Russia's two-dose Sputnik V vaccine in February

  
A view shows boxes containing vials with the one-dose Sputnik Light vaccine against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in a vaccination centre at a city market in Moscow, Russia, June 30, 2021.

A view shows boxes containing vials with the one-dose Sputnik Light vaccine against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in a vaccination centre at a city market in Moscow, Russia, June 30, 2021.

REUTERS/Tatyana Makeyeva

MOSCOW - Egypt has authorised Russia's single-dose Sputnik Light vaccine against COVID-19, the Russian Direct Investment Fund, which markets the shot abroad, said on Friday.

The country approved Russia's two-dose Sputnik V vaccine in February.  

(Reporting by Maria Kiselyova) ((maria.kiselyova@thomsonreuters.com))


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