Uruguay receives another 50,400 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine from Covax

The vaccines that have already arrived from AstraZeneca have been sent to areas on the border with Brazil, one of the areas most affected by the pandemic.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The second batch of vaccines against Covid-19, containing 50,400 doses, that Uruguay receives through the Covax mechanism of the World Health Organization (WHO) has arrived in the country, advised the Presidency this Saturday.

This is the second shipment that Uruguay has received through this mechanism; the first 48,000 doses of this vaccine arrived on April 4.

Three vaccines are now in use in Uruguay, as inoculations are already being carried out using the American Pfizer and the Chinese Sinovac since the beginning of March.

This is the second batch within the 1.5 . . .

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