"Swine Flu" Pandemic
Russia reports over 11,700 COVID-19 cases in past day
Russia’s COVID-19 case tally rose by 11,749 in the past day reaching 4,200,902, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told reporters on Wednesday.
For a second day in the row fewer than 12,000 …
COVID-19 lethality worldwide decreases by 20% in one week
The number of coronavirus infections worldwide has decreased by 11% during the period of February 15-21, while the number of fatalities has decreased by 20% compared to the previous week. A decrease …
Novel coronavirus strains continue to spread worldwide
A more contagious coronavirus strain VOC 202012/01 that was initially detected in the UK, has been reported in seven more countries over the past week, bringing the total to 101. The 501Y.V2 strain, …
Russia to produce 88 mln doses of coronavirus vaccines in first six months of 2021
Russia plans to produce 88 mln double doses of coronavirus vaccines in the first six months of the year, not including the CoviVac vaccine, Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova said on …
WADA not against use of Sputnik V, sends inquiry on vaccine to RUSADA
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) does not have grounds to presume that the Russian Sputnik V vaccine against the coronavirus may be problematic from the point of view of anti-doping rules. At the …
Global anti-COVID program needs $22.9 billion in 2021
The international partnership initiated by the WHO in April to expand access to tools of fighting the coronavirus, named the Access to COVID-19 Tools Accelerator (ACT-Accelerator), requires $22.9 …
EU won’t be allowed to interact with Russia independently on vaccine issue
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov thinks that the EU structures will hardly be allowed to work with Russia independently on the issue of vaccines against the coronavirus.
"By the way, speaking …
Vaccination invitations sent to all foreign embassies in Russia
Invitations to participate in vaccination have been sent to all foreign embassies and missions of international organizations in Russia, the Foreign Ministry told TASS on Friday.
"The practice of …
Brussels resorts to ‘deplorable’ politicization of vaccine supply issue
The remarks made by President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen about Russia’s Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine demonstrate that she is either insufficiently informed about the jab or …
Venezuela begins coronavirus vaccination with Russia’s Sputnik V
The coronavirus vaccination campaign has been launched in Venezuela Thursday, President Nicolas Maduro announced.
"This Thursday, February 18, is a historic day because today we have launched the …