Jordan announced the arrival of the first batch of the Chinese “Sinopharma” vaccine against the Coronavirus to the country, as the first shipment of anti-virus vaccines to reach the Kingdom after its global use was authorized.
“Khaberni” website quoted a source at the Royal Alia International Airport as saying that an aircraft with a payload of 3,800 tons of Corona vaccine had unloaded its cargo at the airport in preparation for delivery to the competent authorities.
The first batch of the Chinese-Emirati “Sinopharm” vaccine against the Coronavirus arrived at Queen Alia International Airport, on Saturday evening, to Jordan, and is the first shipment of anti-virus vaccines to reach the Kingdom after its global use is approved.
Earlier, the Jordanian Minister of Health, Nazir Obeidat, said that a good amount of the Chinese vaccine against the Corona virus will arrive in Jordan on Saturday night, while he pointed out that the vaccine for the “Pfizer” company against this virus, will arrive in the country on Monday night.
Obeidat also confirmed that the Coronavirus vaccination program will start on Wednesday, indicating that the vaccination program “is based on the national evidence for vaccination against Corona, and takes into account the global priorities that target the most affected groups, represented by the elderly who suffer from chronic diseases, and the most vulnerable groups to the virus.” , Represented by the medical and health personnel. “
Source: “Khaberni” + “Petra”