— Luis Arce Catacora (Lucho Arce) (@LuchoXBolivia)
May 13, 2021
The meme reads, "We delivered COVID-19 vaccines, nasal antigen tests, oxygen generators, multiparametric monitors, and biosafety material to the Villa Maria center in Quillacollo. We comply with Cochabamba."
Bolivia's President Luis Arce reiterated his country's initiative to request the release of vaccine patents so that countries can produce their doses and apply them to their populations.
"We will go through many more COVID-19 waves if countries do not take precautions and make equitable distributions of doses. Humanity is increasingly at risk," Arce said.
On Saturday, the Health Ministry reported 1,093,965 immunized people with Sputnik V, AstraZeneca, Sinopharm, and Pfizer vaccines. At least 810,391 health workers and elderly people received the first dose, and 283,574 people received the second dose.