WHO approves China's Sinopharm Covid vaccine for emergency use
- The UN health agency signed off on the two-dose vaccine, which is already being deployed in dozens of countries around the world
- The move could help Beijing step up its vaccine diplomacy amid the surge in coronavirus vaccines in several countries
In a big relief for China, the World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday finally approved the Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine for emergency use -- the first Chinese jab to receive the WHO's green light.
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