U.S. has received requests for COVID vaccines from Mexico and Canada

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki holds a press briefing at the White House in Washington

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - White House press secretary Jen Psaki said on Wednesday the United States has received requests for COVID-19 vaccines from both Mexico and Canada and is considering them carefully.

"I don't have any update for you on whether they will be granted and a timeline for that," Psaki said.

(Reporting by Andrea Shalal and Nandita Bose in Washington; Editing by Leslie Adler)