WHO: number of COVID-2019 cases across globe up by over 93,000 in past day
More than 93,000 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection were registered worldwide on May 18, with the overall number of such cases nearing 4.62 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) …
Brent crude oil surpasses $34 per barrel first time since April 9, 2020
The price of futures contract for Brent crude oil with July delivery on London’s ICE rose by 4.9% and reached $34.09 per barrel.
The last time the price of oil of this grade was above $34 per …
Russia’s coronavirus growth rate hits record low of 3% over past 24 hours
The coronavirus growth rate slowed to a record low of 3.2% in Russia and 2.3% in Moscow over the past twenty-four hours, according to the data released by Russia’s anti-coronavirus crisis center …
Press review: What awaits the post-lockdown world and Russia dumps US securities
Top stories from the Russian press o Monday, May 18, prepared by TASS
Izvestia: Coronavirus pandemic irreversibly destroying world trade
Global trade continues to decline rapidly, falling even …
Russia reports less than 9,000 COVID-19 cases over past day for first time since May 1
The number of COVID-19 cases in Russia has risen by 8,926 over the past day and for the first time since May 1 this figure was less than 9,000, the anti-coronavirus crisis center reported on …
Russian Defense Ministry experts to help combat coronavirus in Krasnoyarsk region
Russia’s Defense Ministry will send its experts to the Krasnoyarsk region to help combat a coronavirus outbreak, the ministry said on Monday.
Military experts will carry out disinfecting …
Over 110 countries back Australia’s call for coronavirus inquiry
Over 100 countries have backed Australia’s call for an independent inquiry into the origins of COVID-19, The Australian reported on Monday, citing the country’s Foreign Minister Marise …
Brazil’s coronavirus cases surpass 240,000
The number of coronavirus cases in Brazil has risen by nearly 8,000 to 241,080, according to updated data from the country’s Health Ministry.
As many as 94,122 patients have recovered, another …
Russia’s Baltic Fleet to carry out over ten long-distance missions in 2020
Russia’s Baltic Fleet will carry out over ten long-distance missions in the Atlantic and Indian Oceans and the Mediterranean Sea in 2020, the Fleet’s Commander Admiral Alexander Nosatov …
Coronavirus vaccine should be available to all
Moscow believes that if a coronavirus vaccine is created, it should be available to people in all countries, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said in an interview with RBC on Friday.
When asked …