The Director of the Vaccination Department at the National Center for Disease Control, Abdelbasset Esmayo, confirmed that stocks of routine and school vaccines have run out in most regions.

Esmayo called Wednesday for the speedy opening of letters of credit for the supply of routine vaccines, and the necessary school vaccines in most regions.

He explained that the National Center for Disease Control has a good stock of the Chinese Sinopharm vaccine, adding that the center is awaiting the arrival of a Pfizer shipment and that the epidemiological situation has improved both locally and globally.