In recent days in Russia coronavirus was identified in 10 of 598 people, announced may 15 in Telegram operational headquarters of the Ministry of health of the Russian Federation.
The total number of infections in the country increased to 262 843.
From the coronavirus in Russia died 2418 people, including a 113 – in recent days. As noted by the Agency RBC, it’s the daily record, was in the country. 58 226 the Russians have recovered from coronavirus disease.
The Russian authorities included in the statistics information from the occupied Ukrainian Crimea. According to data of the Ministry of health of the Russian Federation, on a Peninsula of 380 confirmed cases of infection.
In Russia, spent more than 6.4 million tests for coronavirus (the population is about 146 million).
From 30 March to Russia acted quarantine imposed in connection with the outbreak of coronavirus infection. President Vladimir Putin ordered to cancel the may 12 mode of working days and to soften the restrictions. But according to analysts of Fund “the Petersburg policy”, 21 regions of Russia almost does not weaken quarantine measures after Putin’s statement.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in late 2019 in China. March 11, 2020, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University, worldwide coronavirus infected more of 4.44 million people, more than 302, 4 thousand of them died, and 1.58 million recovered. Russia ranks second after the US in number of infections.
On may 15 the head of the European who regional office for Europe Hans Kluge urged to prepare for the second, more deadly wave of the coronavirus. According to him, the epicenter of the epidemic has shifted to Russia, Ukraine, Belarus and Kazakhstan.