The coalition government of Austria that inclides members from Austrian People's Party and the "Green" made a deal on the purchase of one million doses of Sputnik V vaccine. It will be employed in this country after registration by the EMA. Sebastian Kurz, the German chancellor said so as quoted by TASS news agency.
"We agree on the purchase of 1,000,000 doses of Sputnik vaccine, which has been employed in more than 50 countries. We hope for a quick registration by EMA because every extra vaccine helps us save lines, providing workplaces and getting back to normal life", Kurz said.
The government plans to start the use of vaccine after regsitration by the EMA.
Healthcare Minister Wolfgang Mückstein claimed that the Russian drug was "good", and he expects to start using it in Austria after the registration in the EU.