MOSCOW, may 2 / Radio Sputnik. German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday that the vaccines against coronavirus infection, which are going to develop in the EU, will be available worldwide. About it reports RIA Novosti news Agency.

Even earlier, Merkel and other EU leaders have urged to start fundraising in the amount of 7.5 billion euros for the development of vaccines and drugs for the treatment of coronavirus, the article for the Saturday edition of the newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeinen Zeitung. In addition, on may 4 at the invitation of the European Commission will host a conference of donor countries on the subject of combating coronavirus, Merkel is taking part in it, pointed out earlier, the Cabinet of Germany.

the question is, “how do we develop vaccines, medicines and good diagnostic capabilities for all people around the world,” said Merkel. According to her, Germany “takes responsibility”.

the Chancellor added that the development of a vaccine is still lacking about eight billion euros. Germany “will make a significant financial contribution” to this work, she said.

Merkel welcomed the fact that these activities are not only government agencies but also private foundations, vaccine manufacturers, and medications, specialized alliances CEPI and GAVI.

Germany is ready “to cooperate closely with who, which plays a key role in this matter,” concluded Merkel.

Earlier radio Sputnik reported that in the CPS told about the dangers of ill COVID.

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