Russia Considers Supplying 1 Million Vaccine Shots to Armenia: RIA

Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday that Russia was considering supplying 1 million shots of the Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine to Armenia, Reuters reported citing the RIA new agency.

Russia had already sent 15,000 doses of the vaccine to the former Soviet republic last month, Lavrov was quoted as saying at a meeting with his Armenian counterpart.

Armenia’s population is fewer than 3 million people.