Mexico City, 7 October 2021 (TDI): The Mexican Foreign Affairs Office announced the donation of 150k COVID-19 vaccines to Paraguay; on 6 October. In the quality of the country as president pro-tempore of the Community of Latin American and the Caribbean States; and also fulfilling the mandate of the Mexican President, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador.
— Relaciones Exteriores (@SRE_mx) October 6, 2021
According to the Media note; the donation is part of the commitment of Mexico to cooperate, and sympathize with the countries of the region. The Vice-Minister of Foreign Relations of Paraguay, Marcelo Scappini; the President of Directorate of Civil Aeronautics, Félix Kanazawa; the Director of International Cooperation of the Health and Social Welfare Ministry, Cecilia Irazusta; received the vaccines.
From the part of Mexico; the Ambassador to Paraguay Juan Manuel Nungaray and Edmundo Montes de Oca Rodolfo Pastor representing the Undersecretariat for Multilateral Affairs and Human Rights of the Foreign Affairs Office.
— Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores (@mreparaguay) October 6, 2021
Lastly, Mexican Air Force Aircrafts transported the doses of AstraZeneca; to Paraguay. According to the Media Note; this donation also reaffirms its commitment towards the region, then to deal together with the Covid-19 pandemics, under the principle of solidarity, and brotherhood.