Turkey grants emergency authorization to Sinovac's CoronaVac -Anadolu

14 Jan 2021 / 00:11 H.

    ISTANBUL, Jan 13 (Reuters) - Turkey's official Medicines and Medical Devices Agency granted emergency use authorization to China's Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine, state-owned Anadolu news agency said on Wednesday.

    This week, President Tayyip Erdogan said shots would begin Thursday or Friday after Turkey received 3 million of the 50 million purchased doses of Sinovac's CoronaVac. (Reporting by Ezgi Erkoyun; Editing by Jonathan Spicer)

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