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Cuba receives 88 tonnes of humanitarian aid from Russia
Two An-124 Ruslan planes of the military transport aviation of the Russian Aerospace Force arrived in Cuba on Sunday night with humanitarian cargo, an on-site TASS correspondent reported.
Nineteen new COVID-19 cases reported at Tokyo Olympics
At least 19 people involved in organization of the Summer Olympics in Tokyo have tested positive for coronavirus in the past 24 hours, a report published on the website of the Games’ organizational …
People infected with Gamma Covid variant were not inoculated
Isolated infections involving the Gamma Covid variant have been in patients who were not vaccinated against the coronavirus, the State Research Center of Virology and Biotechnology "Vector" said on …
All Russian vaccines effective against known COVID-19 strains
All vaccines against COVID-19 certified in Russia are effective against known coronavirus mutations, head of the branch of the Vector State Research Center of Virology and Biotechnology of the Federal …
WHO chief warns about more dangerous strain of novel coronavirus
The World Health Organization (WHO) Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus warned about the possibility of a new novel coronavirus strain that would be more dangerous than the delta …
COVID-19 cases worldwide up 12% in past week
Over 3.4 million novel coronavirus cases and more than 56,000 deaths were registered worldwide in the past week, the World Health Organization (WHO) said a weekly bulletin released in Geneva early on …
WHO official warns against easing coronavirus restrictions too quickly
The coronavirus pandemic is not over yet and restrictions should not be eased too quickly, WHO Regional Director for Europe Dr. Hans Kluge said in an op-ed available to TASS.
"It may be summer, but …
There is no third wave of pandemic in Russia, only growing incidence
There is just a single epidemiological process of the spread of coronavirus, with no waves inside it. There are only bursts of incidence rate, one of them is noted in Russia at the present time, …
Argentina’s company announced approval of its Sputnik V batch by Russian developer
The Argentine pharmaceutical company Richmond announced that it has received approval for its first batch of Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine from the Gamaleya Center, the Russian developer of the drug. …
Coronavirus patients may contract another strain right after recovery
Coronavirus patients may contract another COVID-19 strain right after recovery, infectious disease doctor Svetlana Ishchenko told TASS.
"Recovered coronavirus patients usually maintain antibodies for …