Lebanon is set to begin its vaccination campaign on Sunday, February 14th, according to a statement by caretaker Prime Minister Hassan Diab‘s press office.
The news came after a meeting between Diab and caretaker Health Minister Hamad Hassan, in which the latter revealed that the first batch of COVID-19 vaccines will arrive in Lebanon on Saturday evening.
Accordingly, the very next day, Lebanon will launch the vaccination campaign from the Grand Serail.
The Lebanese government has reserved a total of 2.1 million doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, which are set to arrive in similar shipments.
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