Chinese vaccine arrives in Dhaka

  • Chinese Ambassador Li Jiming formally hands over 500,000 doses of the Chinese-made Sinopharm vaccine to Health Minister Zahid Maleque and Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen in Dhaka on Wednesday, May 12, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Chinese Ambassador Li Jiming formally hands over 500,000 doses of the Chinese-made Sinopharm vaccine to Health Minister Zahid Maleque and Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen in Dhaka on Wednesday, May 12, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen speaks at an event to mark the handover of the Chinese-made Sinopharm vaccine to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Wednesday, May 12, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen speaks at an event to mark the handover of the Chinese-made Sinopharm vaccine to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Wednesday, May 12, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Minister of Health Zahid Maleque speaks at an event to mark the handover of the Chinese-made Sinopharm vaccine to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Wednesday, May 12, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Minister of Health Zahid Maleque speaks at an event to mark the handover of the Chinese-made Sinopharm vaccine to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Wednesday, May 12, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Chinese Ambassador Li Jiming speaks at an event to mark the handover of the Chinese-made Sinopharm vaccine to Bangladesh in Dhaka on Wednesday, May 12, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Chinese Ambassador Li Jiming speaks at an event to mark the handover of the Chinese-made Sinopharm vaccine to Bangladesh in Dhaka on Wednesday, May 12, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A Bangladesh Air Force plane lands at Dhaka’s Shahjalal International Airport on Wednesday, May 12, 2021, carrying 500,000 doses of the Chinese-made Sinopharm vaccine.

    A Bangladesh Air Force plane lands at Dhaka’s Shahjalal International Airport on Wednesday, May 12, 2021, carrying 500,000 doses of the Chinese-made Sinopharm vaccine.

  • A Bangladesh Air Force plane lands at Dhaka’s Shahjalal International Airport on Wednesday, May 12, 2021, carrying 500,000 doses of the Chinese-made Sinopharm vaccine.

    A Bangladesh Air Force plane lands at Dhaka’s Shahjalal International Airport on Wednesday, May 12, 2021, carrying 500,000 doses of the Chinese-made Sinopharm vaccine.