Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro last week cancelled a deal to buy Chinese company Sinovac’s Covid-19 vaccine. Photo: AFP Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro last week cancelled a deal to buy Chinese company Sinovac’s Covid-19 vaccine. Photo: AFP
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro last week cancelled a deal to buy Chinese company Sinovac’s Covid-19 vaccine. Photo: AFP

Brazil’s coronavirus vaccine squabble another fight over US, China influence

  • Local argument over the country’s vaccination strategy is really another front in Beijing and Washington’s tug of war
  • President Jair Bolsonaro’s cancellation of CoronaVac deal coincided with high-level economic delegation from US

Topic |   Coronavirus vaccine
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro last week cancelled a deal to buy Chinese company Sinovac’s Covid-19 vaccine. Photo: AFP Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro last week cancelled a deal to buy Chinese company Sinovac’s Covid-19 vaccine. Photo: AFP
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro last week cancelled a deal to buy Chinese company Sinovac’s Covid-19 vaccine. Photo: AFP
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