Togo to launch procedure for certification of Sputnik V vaccine

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Togo will begin the administrative procedure for the certification of the Russian Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine in this country, the head of the republic’s foreign ministry Robert Dusset said on February 16.

“We will now launch the necessary administrative procedure to certify the Russian vaccine, and we will hope that we can purchase it as soon as possible in order to fight the global pandemic,” the diplomat said during a press conference following talks with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov.

The signing of the Intergovernmental Agreement on the Reciprocal Abolition of Visas for Holders of Diplomatic or Service Passports and the Joint Statement on the Non-Placement of the First Weapons in Space was also held, follows from the message on the page of the Russian Foreign Ministry in Twitter

Also on Tuesday, the authorities of the Republic of San Marino announced their intention to use the Russian Sputnik V vaccine to combat coronavirus.

On the same day, the Vector Research Center confirmed the effectiveness of Russian vaccines against the British strain of coronavirus: the center’s specialists showed the effectiveness of the Sputnik V and EpiVacCorona vaccines.

On the eve, Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered to analyze the effectiveness of Russian vaccines against coronavirus against its new strains.

Sputnik V is one of the top three drugs against coronavirus infection in terms of the number of approvals received in the world. The vaccine has been registered in the states of Europe, Latin America, as well as in the Middle East, Africa, Asia and North America.