Hungary donates 100,000 COVID jabs to Armenia

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Hungary is donating 100,000 doses of COVID vaccine to Armenia, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó said in a message posted on Facebook on Wednesday.

"Hungary took steps in time, so we have enough vaccine. Anybody who wants can get the first, second, or a booster jab," Szijjártó said.

The jabs were delivered to Armenia on the state's cargo plane on Wednesday.

A resolution in the official gazette Magyar Közlöny shows the jabs were AstraZeneca's Vaxzevria vaccine.

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