The United Kingdom has raised USD 1 billion from global donors to fund vaccination campaigns against COVID-19 in developing countries, the UK Foreign Office said Sunday.
The foreign office noted the country's support for the UN throughout the years.
"It is fitting that, on the 75th anniversary of the UN, the UK has led with our allies to make one billion doses of coronavirus vaccine available to vulnerable countries," Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said in a statement.
The first meeting of the UN General Assembly took place on January 10, 1946, at Westminster Central Hall in London.
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