U.S. Secretary of Health vows to help Ukraine get COVID-19 vaccine

Ukrinform | Nov 18, 2020 at 9:30 AM
  • Ukrainian Health Minister Maksym Stepanov had a phone call with U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar on November 17, the Ukrainian Health Ministry’s press service has reported.
  • Both parties discussed the situation surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, Ukraine’s access to a safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine, and other health issues.
  • For his part, Azar thanked Stepanov for the call and noted that Ukraine’s receiving the vaccine is a priority for the U.S. government.