WHO wants to review Russian COVID-19 vaccine safety data
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
The World Health Organization said any WHO stamp of approval on a COVID-19 vaccine candidate would require a rigorous safety data review, after Russia announced Tuesday it had approved a vaccine. President Vladimir Putin said Russia had become the first country to approve a vaccine offering "sustainable immunity" against the new coronavirus. "We are in close contact with the Russian health authorities and...
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