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Russia completes 10M Sputnik V vaccine delivery

/ 05:36 AM November 20, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — Government officials on Friday welcomed the arrival of the last batch of the Russian-developed Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine, and the first of the single-dose Sputnik V Light.

The delivery of 2.805 million doses of Sputnik V (half for Component I, while the other half for Component II) completed the government’s contract with Russia for the procurement of 10 million doses, vaccine czar Carlito Galvez Jr. said.

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Russia also donated 5,000 doses of Sputnik V Light.

As of Friday, the country has received more than 133 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines, both procured and donated. —Dexter Cabalza

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