Many people who are vaccinated against Covid-19 in Peru want to travel to the United States, but they have taken New measures so that tourists can access their territory in the midst of the pandemic that continues to plague the world since 2020.
The authorities of USA They spoke to issue an information alert on the vaccines that are accepted to enter the North American country. But, even so, the so-called “Vaccine tourism”, which allows foreigners, with a visa or with another nationality, to get vaccinated in that country.
It should be noted that more than 13 million people have already been vaccinated in Peru with the two doses of the vaccine against covid-19, which means that they are better protected against said disease. According to the daily report of the Ministry of Health (Minsa), the exact number of citizens with the complete vaccination amounts to 13 million 019 thousand 318 doses, which represents 47% of the target population.
IMMUNIZATIONS PERMITTED TO TRAVEL TO THE UNITED STATES
Among the new requirements to enter the United States, those who have the two doses of vaccines Moderna, Pfizer, Janssen, Oxford/AstraZeneca, Sinopharm, Sinovac and recently the Sputnik V.
It has not yet been specified whether foreign citizens who were part of the clinical trials of COVID-19 vaccines will also be included in the list of travelers to enter the USA.
CASO SPUTNIK V
The United States announced a few days ago that it will soon open its doors to foreign travelers vaccinated against coronavirus, easing restrictions for broad swaths of world visitors for the first time since the pandemic began. But the new rules. which will come into force in November and at that time they excluded all those who had been vaccinated with the vacuna rusa Sputnik V.
It should be noted that in July of this year, the previous transitional government of Francisco Sagasti, bought 10 million Sputnik V vaccines to immunize the different Peruvians who at that time had the turn granted by the Ministry of Health to get vaccinated.
The Russian Minister of Health of Russia, Mijaíl Murashko, affirmed today that this country has overcome all obstacles to Sputnik V vaccine registry by the World Health Organization (WHO) and that this is approved in the different countries.
“All barriers to the authorization of Sputnik V by the WHO have been removed, only minor administrative procedures remain”, quoted the minister on the social network Twitter the Russian Direct Investment Fund (FIDR).
The laugh vaccine is still under review processes at the WHO and the European Medicines Agency (EMA), which have not yet registered it. In early September the EMA said that the dialogue with the developers of the Russian preparation Sputnik V and the Chinese Sinovac is “constructive”, but more information is still needed on the safety, efficacy and quality of these vaccines, so “it is difficult ”Establish a timetable for finalizing the review.
For its part, the vaccine has been authorized in 70 countries that allow the entry of different tourists from different parts of the world, because it is a very important contribution to the economies of the countries.