Reuters AMR ABDALLAH DALSH
On Friday, the Egyptian Ministry of Health announced the registration of 601 new cases of Coronavirus and 49 deaths, compared to 589 cases and 46 deaths on Thursday.
Ministry spokesman Khaled Mujahid indicated that the total number of injuries in the country reached 181,241, including 139,927 cases that were cured and 10,590 deaths.
Last Tuesday, Egypt received 300 thousand doses of the Chinese “Sinopharma” vaccine, as well as 50,000 doses of the British “AstraZeneca” vaccine early this month as part of its program to vaccinate workers in the health sector.
A statement from the Russian Direct Investment Fund last Wednesday indicated that “Egypt agreed to use the Russian Sputnik V vaccine.”