Guatemala receives second donation of 150,000 vaccine doses from Mexico

Guatemala on Tuesday received a second donation of 150,000 AstraZeneca vaccine doses from Mexico to fight Covid-19, as pledged by Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard on June 24.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The shipment was delivered on the main runway of the Guatemalan Air Force while officials held a protocol ceremony for its reception.

Guatemalan Deputy Foreign Minister Eduardo Hernández thanked the Mexican people for the donation, as well as Ebrard and the president of the neighboring country Andrés Manuel López Obrador.

Mexico's Undersecretary for Multilateral Affairs and Human Rights Marta Delgado assured that for the country "there will be no relief until the entire region of Latin America and the Caribbean succeeds in controlling the pandemic."

She also stressed that in international forums . . .

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