Iran start to Vaccinating with Sputnik V

Iran, which has had the deadliest #Covid19​ outbreak in the Middle East, has begun vaccinating its citizens.

I The US-sanctioned nation is using Russia's #SputnikV vaccine, the first batch of which was delivered to Tehran last week. The vaccination campaign in #Iran was launched on Tuesday in a ceremony attended by President Hassan Rouhani. Medics working in Covid-19 wards will be given top immunization priority. The son of Health Minister Saeed Namaki was the first Iranian to receive the jab. MORE: