India rivals China in Covid-19 vaccine diplomacy with million doses for South Africa

//India rivals China in Covid-19 vaccine diplomacy with million doses for South Africa

India rivals China in Covid-19 vaccine diplomacy with million doses for South Africa

South Africa has received 1 million doses of the Covishield vaccine produced by the Serum Institute of India as the Asian country moved to use its vaccine diplomacy to shore up its global image – putting it in direct competition with China.South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said the arrival of the vaccines “contains the promise that we can turn the tide on this disease that has caused so much devastation and hardship in our country and across the world”.Covishield is the local name for the…

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