Fiji receives additional 10,000 vaccines
June 4, 2021 3:26 am
[Source: Zed Seselja/Twitter]
An additional 10,000 Australian-manufactured COVID-19 AstraZeneca vaccines arrived in the country last night through Fiji Airways.
The vaccines arrived together with COVID-19 testing kits.
This recent arrival is part of Australia’s commitment to provide one million vaccine for Fiji and the ongoing support between the two countries.
Australian Minister for the Pacific, Zed Seselja posted on his Twitter that the delivery brings the total Australian-made vaccines shared with Fiji to 130,000.
He further wrote that ensuring their neighbors comprehensive access to vaccines is critical to protecting the health security of the region.