MOSCOW, 7 Mar – RIA Novosti. North Macedonia has registered the Russian Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine under an accelerated procedure, the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) said. RDIF announces the registration of the Russian Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine in the Republic of North Macedonia. emergency use authorization (EUA) “, – said the Foundation.
Thus, the Sputnik V vaccine has been approved in 46 countries with a total population of over 1.2 billion. Sputnik V ranks second in the world in terms of the number of approvals received by state regulators. “The demand for the Sputnik V vaccine is growing in Europe and around the world, thousands of people prefer the Russian drug as the main means of protection against coronavirus. RDIF has created a wide network international vaccine partnerships, the accession of North Macedonia to it will save many lives in the country during the pandemic, “said the head of the RDIF Kirill Dmitriev.
Currently, the use of the Sputnik V vaccine is also approved in Russia, Belarus, Argentina, Bolivia, Serbia, Algeria, Palestine, Venezuela, Paraguay, Turkmenistan, Hungary, the United Arab Emirates, Iran, the Republic of Guinea, Tunisia, Armenia, Mexico, Nicaragua, the Republic of Serbian (Entity of Bosnia and Herzegovina), Lebanon, Myanmar, Pakistan, Mongolia, Bahrain, Montenegro, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Gabon, San Marino, Ghana, Syria, Kyrgyzstan, Guyana, Egypt, Honduras, Guatemala, Moldova, Slovakia, Angola, Djibouti, Republic of the Congo, Sri Lanka, Laos and Iraq.