Russia, Vietnam reach agreement on Sputnik V supplies -RIA

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A health worker injects a dose of the Sputnik V (Gam-COVID-Vac) vaccine at a COVID-19 vaccination center in Buenos Aires, Argentina August 6, 2021. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian/File Photo

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MOSCOW, Sept 27 (Reuters) - The Russian Direct Investment Fund and Vietnamese T&T group have reached an agreement on Sputnik-V vaccine supplies to Hanoi, the RIA news agency reported on Monday, citing Vietnamese ambassador to Moscow Dang Minh Khoi.

The Southeast Asian country has already produced a first test batch of Russia's flagship vaccine against COVID-19. Vietnam previously said it would receive 20 million doses from Russia this year. read more

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Reporting by Maxim Rodionov; Writing by Alexander Marrow Editing by Raissa Kasolowsky

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