‘Not enough info’ to evaluate Russian coronavirus vaccine: Live

Spain’s cases rise to 326,612; Mexico to conduct trials for China, US vaccines; Florida reports 5,800 infections.

  • The World Health Organization has not received enough information on the Russian COVID-19 vaccine to evaluate it, the assistant director of its regional branch, the Pan American Health Organization, Jarbas Barbosa has said.
  • President Vladimir Putin said Russia has developed the first vaccine offering “sustainable immunity” against coronavirus.
  • Worldwide coronavirus cases have surpassed 20 million, with Brazil and Mexico reporting a combined 27,000 infections in just one day. More than 12.2 million have recovered, and almost 735,000 have died from the disease, according to the Johns Hopkins University tally.

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