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Information about this was shared by the Russian Foreign Ministry following the results of Lavrov’s meeting with the head of the organization. The conversation took place on the territory of Rome. Moscow reportedly supported WHO’s continued leading role in international health partnerships.
Lavrov noted the importance of including domestic vaccines against coronavirus infection in the list of drugs that the organization recommends for use in emergency cases. The Foreign Ministry added that during the talks, the parties focused on Russia’s interaction with WHO in the fight against COVID-19.