German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that the EU created a vaccine against coronavirus infection will be available worldwide. About it reports RIA "news".

However, she added that Germany takes on this responsibility.

According to the politician, currently the development of a vaccine requires €8 billion, It ensured that Germany "will make a significant financial contribution".

The Chancellor noted that work on vaccine development funding, not only government agencies but private funds.

Merkel added that Germany expects to coordinate closely with the "who, which plays a key role in this issue".

According to recent reports in Germany, the coronavirus has infected 161 703 people died – 6,5 thousand.