The United Arab Emirates provided Uzbekistan with 7 tons of humanitarian aid to combat COVID-19, Dunyo news agency reported.
According to the Uzbek Embassy in Abu Dhabi, the humanitarian cargo includes ventilators, oxygen concentrators, PCR laboratories, express test systems and auxiliary medical equipment.
The medical cargo will be transferred to the Agency for Sanitary and Epidemiological Welfare under the Ministry of Health of Uzbekistan for further delivery to the provinces.
This is the fourth delivery to Uzbekistan of medical products designed to counter the spread of COVID-19 from the UAE. In total, 51 tons of humanitarian aid have been received from the UAE since the beginning of the pandemic.