The head of the Russian Federation of Russia Vladimir Putin during a telephone conversation discussed the fight against coronavirus with President of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro. on the Kremlin website.
As specified, Maduro thanked Putin for the supply of the Russian Sputnik V vaccine to the republic, and also told the head of the Russian Federation about the situation in the country.
The Kremlin noted that the Russian president expressed support for the efforts of the Venezuelan authorities to strengthen the country’s sovereignty.
In addition, the parties reaffirmed their commitment to expanding cooperation in various fields.
Recall this week in Venezuela vaccination against coronavirus began using Sputnik V. According to the country’s authorities, the first vaccination was given by a doctor from the city of Los Tekes in Miranda state.
Maduro called the Russian vaccine the safest in the world, and the day the vaccination began was historic for Venezuela.