Vladimir Putin proposes online summit on coronavirus vaccines

Politico (EU) | Sep 22, 2020 at 7:30 PM
  • Russian President Vladimir Putin today proposed “an online high-level conference shortly for countries interested in cooperation on the development of anti-coronavirus vaccines.”
  • Clinical trials for Sputnik V are also expected to take place in other countries, including the Philippines and Mexico among others.
  • In his speech, Putin completely ignored the safety concerns and offered the vaccine free of charge to United Nations staff.