Over 50 countries submit purchase requests for anti-COVID-19 Avifavir
Over 50 countries, including Brazil and Saudi Arabia, submitted requests to procure the Russian-made Avifavir anti-coronavirus drug, Head of the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) Kirill Dmitriev …
Over 13 mln people diagnosed with COVID-19 globally
The number of confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection worldwide surpassed 13 mln, according to the US-based Johns Hopkins University.
The organization, which calculates its own statistics …
Poland’s incumbent President Andrzej Duda winning runoff election, according to exit poll
Poland’s incumbent President Andrzej Duda, who is running for his second term in office, is winning Sunday’s runoff election with 51% of the votes, as follows from the updated results of …
Hungary reopens borders for Russian nationals
Hungary will reopen its border for Russian nationals from July 15, the Hungarian Embassy to Russia blogged on Facebook on Monday.
"Within the framework of epidemiological rules imposed in connection …
Serbian president refutes allegations about ‘Russian trace’ in Belgrade protests
President of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic has dismissed as baseless reports by certain Serbian media outlets about an alleged ‘Russian trace’ in Belgrade protests.
"I have no proof of this …
Possible use of NATO aircraft to traffic Afghan drugs needs to be investigated
Russia insists that reports about possible use of NATO aircraft to traffic drugs in Afghanistan be probed into, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Friday.
"We keep on receiving reports, …
Format of special session on coronavirus to be discussed shortly
Practical discussion regarding a special session on coronavirus of the UN General Assembly, initiated by Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, will begin shortly, Russia’s UN Ambassador Vasily …
At least 3-4 vaccines to be available in Russia
Russian Health Minister Mikhail Murashko believes that Russia will have at least three or four coronavirus vaccines.
"I think that a bit fewer number of vaccines will make it up to industrial …
Moscow mayor announces new stage of lifting COVID-19 restrictions
Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin has announced a new stage of lifting the restrictions introduced to combat the spread of the novel coronavirus. The restrictions will be lifted in two stages: on July 13 …
WHO calms bubonic plague fears, says it cannot spread in Russia
The spread of the bubonic plague which has been registered in China and Mongolia is highly unlikely in Russia, Melita Vujnovic, World Health Organization representative in Russia told TASS, answering …