Bolsonaro says Brazil will be self-sufficient in vaccine production

On Tuesday, March 23rd, President Jair Bolsonaro stated on radio and TV that the country will be self-sufficient in the production of vaccines against covid-19 in a few months.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - "We do not know for how long we will have to face this disease, but national production will ensure that we can vaccinate Brazilians every year, regardless of the variants that may arise," said the president.

Bolsonaro said that by the end of the year more than 500 million doses will be available to vaccinate the entire population that needs to be immunized in the country. According to the Ministry of Health, this public totals 170 million people.

"We are making and will make 2021 the year of the vaccination of Brazilians. We are relentless in . . .

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