In similar news, Aoun‘s ally Hezbollah Secretary-General Hassan Nasrallahopposed taking what he called the “American vaccine,” stating he was open to the recommendation of his own trusted health experts.
However, Health Minister Hamad Hassan, who is Hezbollah‘s appointee, urged people to trust the government’s vaccination plan, which is based on trustworthy medical information.
Minister Hassan has announced that Lebanon is due to receive 2 million doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech’s vaccine in mid-February and intends to implement the vaccination, starting with the most vulnerable population.
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