10 august 2020

PM Mishustin says Covid-19 situation ‘gradually improving’ in Russia, but country remains 4th worst affected globally


While Russia is still home to the fourth highest number of active coronavirus cases in the world, the country is winning the battle with the pandemic. That's according to PM Mikhail Mishustin, himself a survivor of the disease.Mishustin told the government’s anti-coronavirus coordination council on Monday that a large-scale coronavirus testing programme continues across Russia. He says it remains one of the most effective measures to prevent the infection from spreading. “Although the [...]