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Turkey to sign deal with Pfizer for 4.5 million doses of coronavirus vaccine

Christian Fernsby |
Turkey will sign an agreement with Pfizer and BioNTech for 4.5 million doses of its coronavirus vaccine to be delivered by the end of March, Turkish Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said on Thursday.

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Topics: TURKEY    PFIZER   

Speaking during a news conference, Koca said Turkey would have the option to procure 30 million more doses of the vaccine later on.

According to Koca, Turkey had agreed to procure 50 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine developed by China’s Sinovac Biotech, which are expected to arrive on Monday, Reuters reported.

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