| 21 April 2024, Sunday |

Yemen receives first batch of coronavirus vaccines

War-torn Yemen received on Wednesday the first shipment of coronavirus vaccine doses, said the UN children’s agency.
“Yemen received 360,000 Covid-19 vaccine doses shipped via the Covax Facility,” UNICEF said in a statement. “This first batch is part of 1.9 million doses that Yemen will initially receive throughout 2021.”