117 Vietnamese COVID-19 patients to be brought home soon

(VOVWORLD) -The Ministry of Health says a team of physicians and nurses is ready to fly to Equatorial Guinea to bring 219 citizens home, including 117 people infected with COVID-19.

Representatives of the Health Ministry and Vietnam Aviation Corporation have met to discuss a repatriation plan.

The medical team includes doctors and nurses specialized in resuscitation and emergency from the National Hospital of Tropical Diseases.