German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russian President Vladimir Putin has discussed possibilites for closer cooperation in the coronavirus pandemic situation. The two leaders are said to have discussed possible ways of jointly producing vaccines during a phone call.
The health ministries of thw two countries will continue the talks on the matter together with exeprts.
German government sources in Berlin confirmed that the two sides had discussed ways to combat the pandemic.
Russia approved the use of its Sputnik V vaccine in the summer. A second vaccine has been approved and vaccinations have been taking place since early December.
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