Serbia: Another half a million vaccines expected from China on Vučić’s birthday, March 5th

Serbia: Another half a million vaccines expected from China on Vučić’s birthday, March 5th

The President of the People’s Republic of China Xi Jinping will send another 500,000 doses of  the “Sinopharm” vaccine to Serbia, expected to arrive in the country on March 5.

This will be the second batch of vaccines from the most populous country in the world to arrive in Serbia, as a plane with the same number of doses landed at Nikola Tesla Airport earlier this month. Prior to that, a total of one million vaccines had arrived in Serbia.

According to Vecernje Novosti, a new tranche of half a million will arrive in Serbia on March 5th, coinciding with President Aleksandar Vučić’s birthday. According to previous statements, the President of the People’s Republic of China Xi Jinping is to visit Serbia this year.

By Wednesday, February 24th, 19.75% of the population in Serbia had been vaccinated, ranking the country second in terms of vaccinations in the European continent. /ibna