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Gov’t goal to provide, supply, manufacture safe vaccine/ Providing public health gov’t 1st priority

Appreciating the extensive efforts of knowledge-based companies and all centres and organisations, including the Execution of Imam Khomeini's (RA) Order, to build the Iranian vaccine for COVID-19, the President stated that the government's goal is to provide, supply and manufacture safe vaccines.

In the post-scriptum to a report on the activities of knowledge-based companies and various centres, including the Execution of Imam Khomeini's (RA) Order in the production of Iranian vaccine for COVID-19 and progress in this field, Dr Hassan Rouhani appreciated the measures taken and stated, "Ensuring people's health is the first goal and priority of the government, and therefore the preparation, purchase, supply and manufacture of a reliable COVID-19 vaccine is one of the main goals in combatting this virus".

He added, "I thank the knowledge-based companies and various centres active in this field, including the Execution of Imam Khomeini's (RA) Order active in the field. The government will continue to work with knowledge-based companies and the Execution of Imam Khomeini's (RA) Order to produce the COVID-19 vaccine, and will support all scientists working in this field to produce a safe vaccine".

Source: Presidency of Islamic Republic of Iran

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