China donates a new batch of Sinopharm vaccine to Guinea-Bissau

Source: Xinhua| 2021-10-06 22:03:24|Editor: huaxia

BISSAU, Oct. 6 (Xinhua) -- China donated a new batch of the Sinopharm vaccine to Guinea-Bissau on Monday, as part of the prevention and response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Chinese Ambassador to Guinea-Bissau Guo Ce was present at the vaccine handover ceremony held in Bissau.

"China will continue to support Guinea-Bissau in its fight against COVID-19 and will continue to assist," said Guo, who reviewed the good relations between Beijing and Bissau.

Magda Robalo, high commissioner for the fight against COVID-19 in Guinea-Bissau, thanked China for its support in Guinea-Bissau's fight against the pandemic.

"China is a key partner in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic and has made a significant contribution to the provision of vaccines," she said.

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