DUBAI (Reuters) – International corporations will not be authorized to examination COVID-19 vaccines on the Iranian men and women, President Hassan Rouhani explained on Saturday, a day after Iran’s Supreme Leader banned vaccine imports from the United States and Britain.
“International firms needed to give us vaccines so they would be tested on the Iranian folks. But the health and fitness ministry prevented it,” Rouhani reported in televised remarks, without the need of naming the firms or offering additional details.
“Our men and women will not be a tests device for vaccine production organizations,” he extra. “We shall order safe international vaccines.”
Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran’s highest authority, mentioned on Friday the U.S. and Britain ended up “untrustworthy” and possibly sought to spread the an infection to other international locations.
Iran could acquire vaccines from other trusted spots, he included, without having providing details. China and Russia are