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Vaccines for children due in Kuwait very soon — official

Vaccines against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) for persons aged between five and 11 are expected to arrive in Kuwait in the coming few weeks, an official of the Ministry of Health announced on Monday.

Dr. Mustafa Redha, the MoH Undersecretary, said the department had made contracts with vaccination-producing companies to secure the doses for the age categories between five and 11 years.

He was addressing the media at Seif Palace after the weekly Cabinet session.

These vaccines, accredited by international medical organizations, are expected in Kuwait in the coming few weeks, he affirmed.

Source: Kuwait News Agency

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