Peru: Coronavirus cases total 2,167,008; 9,425,986 citizens fully vaccinated

The number of citizens infected with COVID-19 rose to 2,167,008 and the death toll reached 199,006 in Peru as of September 18 at 10:00 p.m. (local time), the Ministry of Health (Minsa) has confirmed.

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Peru announces signing of deals for purchase of 63 million COVID-19 vaccines

Health Minister Hernando Cevallos has announced the signing of agreements for the purchase of an additional 8 million Sinopharm vaccines, which are due to arrive in October this year; as well as 35 million doses of the Pfizer vaccine and 20 million from Moderna laboratory, whose arrival is scheduled for next year.