Covid Wars Continue in US
In the wake of the Delta Variant, the Centers for Disease Control recommends people in areas with ‘substantial and high transmission rates’ wear masks indoors. Frances Collins, Director of the …
Covid becoming more difficult to treat due to new mutations
Russian Health Minister Mikhail Murashko said that COVID-19 is becoming less treatable due to emergence of new coronavirus strains, he said in an interview with the Komsomolskaya Pravda newspaper …
One in 40 people in the world contracts coronavirus
The global number of coronavirus cases has exceeded 200.2 mln, according to TASS estimates based on data from governments, experts and the media.
The share of those infected has passed 2.5% of the …
Israeli military confirms strikes on targets in Lebanon in response to rocket attacks
Israeli artillery forces attacked targets in southern Lebanon in response to rockets fired from the country, the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) said in a statement.
"In response to the rockets fired …
Impossible to say when COVID pandemic is over because of virus mutations
It is impossible to forecast now when the coronavirus pandemic is over because of the virus mutations, World Health Organization (WHO) Representative to Russia Melita Vujnovic said on …
EpivacCorona vaccine’s immunological efficacy proves to be 79%
The efficacy of Russia’s EpivacCorona coronavirus vaccine, according to the provisional results documented in the quality control review of the third phase of the vaccine’s clinical …
WHO studying transmissibility of SARS-CoV-2 Lambda variant
The World Health Organization (WHO) is studying the transmissibility of the SARS-CoV-2 Lambda variant, WHO) Representative to Russia Melita Vujnovic said on Wednesday.
"The Lambda strain, which was …
Over 4 mln weekly COVID-19 cases reported worldwide
The global COVID-19 caseload surpassed 4 mln over the past week, with over 64,000 deaths, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced on Wednesday noting that coronavirus incidence rose by 3% …
Military bus explodes in Damascus, casualties reported
A bus carrying Syrian servicemen exploded on Wednesday in Damascus near the entrance to the Masaken al-Haras military residences. According to the SANA news agency, the explosion resulted in some …
Vaccination helps to block coronavirus mutations
Mass vaccination against the novel coronavirus infection is one of ways to prevent mutations of the virus from spreading, said chief doctor of Moscow’s Kommunarka COVID-19 hospital, Denis …