China to actively consider COVID-19 vaccine needs of SCO countries: Xi

Source: Xinhua| 2020-11-10 19:23:11|Editor: huaxia

BEIJING, Nov. 10 (Xinhua) -- China is willing to actively consider the COVID-19 vaccine needs of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) countries, said Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday.

Xi made the remarks in Beijing while addressing the 20th meeting of the Council of Heads of State of the SCO via video link.

Xi called on the countries to strengthen joint efforts in prevention and control of COVID-19, support each other, and deepen communication and cooperation in epidemic monitoring, scientific research as well as the prevention and treatment of the disease.

He also proposed setting up hotlines among the centers for disease control and prevention of the SCO members. Enditem