2021-10-13

Russia steals AstraZeneca vaccine formula? British media apologize for forwarding false news

By yqqlm yqqlm

Beijing, October 13 (Xinhua) according to the Russian satellite network reported on the 13th, the British Daily Express revised the article about Russia’s seemingly stealing AstraZeneca vaccine formula to manufacture “satellite V” vaccine and apologized

Russia steals AstraZeneca vaccine formula? British media apologize for forwarding false news

the picture shows the staff displaying the new crown vaccine at the “gamaliya” National Research Center for epidemiology and microbiology in Moscow, the Russian capital

it is reported that the British sun recently published an article about Russia’s seemingly stealing AstraZeneca vaccine formula to manufacture “satellite V” vaccine, which was immediately forwarded by other media, including the daily express

the official website of the daily express announced on the 12th that “in the article on October 11, 2021, it was wrongly inferred that’Russia copied the formula of AstraZeneca vaccine and used it to manufacture its own vaccine’. We noticed that this is wrong information, because it is well known that the research and development unit of satellite V vaccine is the gamaliyah center.”

the newspaper acknowledged that, The text also contains other false information. In order to express its apology, the newspaper issued a statement on Russia’s direct investment fund

the Russian direct investment fund previously said in a press briefing that the article on “Russia stealing AstraZeneca vaccine formula” was “false news and a big lie”