Myanmar seeks international help as Covid-19 bites

28/7/2021 1:16:00 PM

Myanmar seeks international help as Covid-19 bites

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Myanmar junta seeks international cooperation over COVID-19 crisisSenior General Min Aung Hlaing called in a speech for more cooperation on prevention, control and treatment of COVID-19, including with fellow members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and 'friendly countries', the Global New Light of Myanmar reported. The junta leader said vaccinations needed to be increased, through both donated doses and by developing domestic production, aided by Russia, the newspaper said, adding Myanmar would seek the release of funds from an ASEAN COVID-19 fund.

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