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TASS: We plan to produce the Russian Corona vaccine "Sputnik V" abroad soon

Dmitry Peskov, a Kremlin spokesman in Russia, confirmed that an article published in the Lancet confirmed that the rapid registration of the Sputnik V vaccine in Russia is justified. “This is a very important publication that has very convincingly demonstrated the reliability and efficiency of the Russian vaccine, confirming also that the rapid registration is very important. The vaccine in Russia was justified, "adding that the number of countries registering this vaccine is increasing every day, according to the Russian TASS agency.

Peskov said that Russia is working intensively to respond to the requests of various countries that request to ensure the shipment of this vaccine, adding that the internal Russian demand is the top priority.

The spokesman said, "But we plan to produce the Sputnik v vaccine abroad as soon as possible, which makes it possible to meet the demand of more countries for this vaccine," adding that "its reliability and effectiveness are fully proven."

The Lancet published on Tuesday the results of the third phase of Sputnik V, which confirm the high efficiency and safety of the vaccine, its efficacy is estimated at about 91.7%, Corona virus antibodies were found in about 98% of volunteers.

On the other hand, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced on Monday that the clinical tests of the Russian vaccine, Sputnik V, against the Coronavirus have shown 100% effectiveness.

He said in an interview broadcast on his Twitter account, "We conducted tests in Venezuela and showed that the vaccine has 100% effectiveness, adding that no serious complications were recorded after vaccination with the Russian vaccine in Venezuela."