His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, took to his official Twitter handle to share this picture of himself receiving the COVID-19 trial vaccine.
Apart from HH Sheikh Abdullah, a number of other top officials in the country have also received the coronavirus vaccination, to help them build antibodies against the SARS-CoV-2 virus.
This follows the success of Phase I and Phase II vaccine trials conducted by Sinopharm in China, the country from where the virus originated.
Corona vaccination is our way to return to normal life
Read the caption on HH Sheikh Abdullah’s tweet.
The UAE previously announced that the government will be administrating COVID-19 vaccines for emergency cases and frontline workers who regularly come into contact with COVID-infected patients
HH Sheikh Abdullah was just recently in Berlin to sign the Abraham Accords Peace Agreement
Where the UAE official made his statements jointly with Heiko Maas, Foreign Minister of the Federal Republic of Germany, and Gabi Ashkenazi, Foreign Minister of the State of Israel.