18 octombrie 2021

Russia’s coronavirus infections exceed 8 million

http://www.washingtontimes.com

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s total number of coronavirus infections has topped 8 million, more than 5% of the population, and the daily infection toll hit a new record.The national coronavirus task force said Monday that 34,325 new infections over the past day raised the pandemic-long total to 8,027,012. It also said 998 people died of COVID-19 in the previous day, bringing the total number of deaths to 224,310.The death toll is minutely lower than the record 1,002 tallied on Saturday but shows the [...]