Turkey's vice president octay received the vaccine developed by China at Ankara city hospital on the 16th. After President Erdogan and health minister koja, octay has become another senior Turkish official vaccinated against China.According to Turkey's Anadolu news agency, after waiting 15 minutes for the vaccination, octay told the media that the vaccination process was very smooth and thanks to the hard work of all medical staff.
He stressed that nearly 700000 people in Turkey have been vaccinated. Although Turkey has just started vaccination, the number of people vaccinated has ranked among the top in the world. It is hoped that Turkey's own vaccine will come out in April. Octay also called on all citizens to be vaccinated, saying it is extremely important for personal health, public health and early normalization.
On the 13th local time, the drug and medical equipment Bureau of Turkey's Ministry of Health issued an announcement approving the urgent use of a new coronal vaccine developed by China. Previously, Turkish health minister koja and President Erdogan were vaccinated with vaccines developed by China. So far, more than 670000 people have been vaccinated. (CCTV reporter Yan Wei)