Georgia received 5,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine as a gift from the Austrian government this week, which has already arrived in Georgia.
“Happy to inform that 5000 doses of AstraZeneca vaccines handed as a gift to Georgia by Austria safely landed in Tbilisi airport.
“Austria has demonstrated true friendship and solidarity! Many thanks to Austrian counterparts MFA-Austria, every person involved! Much appreciated,” posted Keti Tsikhelashvili, Ambassador of Georgia to Austria on her Facebook page.
The Georgian Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, David Zalkaliani, responded to the event via Twitter, “Grateful to my colleague Alexander Schallenberg & MFA-Austria for 5000 doses of AstraZeneca Vaccine that have just arrived in Tbilisi. Joint efforts & cooperation in the fight against the COVID19 pandemic are of paramount importance. Your support is much appreciated,” he tweeted .