The Brazilian state of Sao Paulo plans to start vaccinating citizens against Covid-19 with the Chinese vaccine CoronaVac on January 25. Photo: AFP
The Brazilian state of Sao Paulo plans to start vaccinating citizens against Covid-19 with the Chinese vaccine CoronaVac on January 25. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: ‘transparency’ of China vaccine questioned by Brazil’s drug agency

  • President Jair Bolsonaro has tried to discredit CoronaVac, perceiving it as a tool of his political rival and of the Chinese Communist Party
  • Anvisa warns against the ‘influence of issues related to geopolitics’ in promoting vaccines

Topic |   Coronavirus vaccine
The Brazilian state of Sao Paulo plans to start vaccinating citizens against Covid-19 with the Chinese vaccine CoronaVac on January 25. Photo: AFP
The Brazilian state of Sao Paulo plans to start vaccinating citizens against Covid-19 with the Chinese vaccine CoronaVac on January 25. Photo: AFP
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