Spain to produce Sputnik vaccine. | ADIENNE Pharma & Biotech HANDOUT


The Spanish government is unaware of any contract to domestically manufacture Russia's Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine, it said on Wednesday, after Moscow's RDIF sovereign wealth fund said it had struck deals in Spain, France and Germany.

"At the moment we are not aware that any contract has been formalised for manufacturing in Spain," the Health Ministry said in an emailed statement.