Mexico added 2.36 million coronavirus cases and caused 219,089 deaths.The absolute number of deaths is the fourth largest country in the world after the United States, Brazil and India
President of Mexico Andrés Manuel López Obrador, It was reported on Tuesday that it had requested a payment from U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris (Kamala Harris). AstraZeneca During the meeting last Friday
He said that the agreement was reached at a meeting he held with Harris on May 7. The president made this request, “They are best able to provide vaccines to countries that do not have vaccines.”
He promised that he liked the response of the Vice President of the United States and did not rule out those vaccine, Around the end of May, “because they are just reviewing their validity.”
He pointed out that the US authorities are testing the vaccine, “because they don’t want to send things that are in poor condition. They are not expired vaccines, but effective.”
He stated that if additional vaccines are shipped from the U.S. starting from the end of this month, they may actually have been vaccinated. Adults over 50 “It will be very beneficial.”
In early April, as part of the first loan agreement between Lopez Obrado and Joe Biden, the United States sent a total of 2.7 million doses of AstraZeneca’s covid-19 vaccine to Mexico.
On May 3, Arturo Herrera, the head of the Ministry of Finance and Public Credit, made the following recommendations: Mexico It will receive 4.5 million doses of AstraZeneca vaccine from its plant in the United States at the end of May.
Mexico It is one of the first countries to start vaccination against covid-19 on December 24.
To date, the country’s population is 126 million, and 21.3 million doses of five different vaccines have been given to health workers, teachers and people over 60.
Similarly, vaccinations for people between the ages of 50 and 59 will begin this month.
Since December of last year, Mexico has received 27 million doses Pfizer, AstraZeneca, CanSino, Sputnik V y Sinovac.
The country has added 2.36 million cases and 219,089 deaths. In terms of absolute death toll, it is the fourth largest country in the world after the United States, Brazil and India.