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Russia Secures Sputnik Italy Output in European Vaccine Push

  • Sputnik vaccine to be made by Adienne Pharma near Milan
  • Russia is also pursuing capacity deals in Germany and France
    
Photographer: Carolina Cabral Fernandez/Bloomberg
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Russia is pushing ahead with plans to manufacture its Covid-19 vaccine in Europe, securing a deal to produce the Sputnik V shot in Italy and discussing production in Germany and France.

Adienne Pharma & Biotech SA signed an agreement to make the vaccine at its production site in the Milan region, founder and President Antonio Francesco Di Naro said in an interview.