Venezuela Thanks Russia for Coronavirus Vaccine Supply

TEHRAN ( Iran News ) – Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro thanked Russian President Vladimir Putin and Russian citizens for the delivery of the first batch of the Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine to the Latin American country. “Sputnik V is already here! We are the first country in the Western Hemisphere to begin phase 3 of the clinical trials of this vaccine against COVID-19. On behalf of the Venezuelan people, I thank President Vladimir Putin and the Russian people for their solidarity,” he wrote on Twitter on Friday, TASS reported.