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This is part two in a series. Read part one here.

Fed up with being left behind in the global COVID-19 response, nations in Latin America, Africa and the European Union (EU) have turned to new saviours: Russia and China.

China has been very proactive in promoting its vaccines produced by Sinovac and Sinopharm, donating doses and offering loans to low-income nations.