Russian President Vladimir Putin said at an online meeting with defence Minister Sergei Shoigu said on may 26 that the peak of the spread of coronavirus in Russia is passed.
“The peak we have, according to experts, is passed”, – quotes the press-service of the Kremlin.
He noted that, despite this, Russia continues to receive offers of assistance from other countries.
As of may 26, in Russia recorded more than 362 thousand cases of infection with coronavirus, died 3807 people and more than 131 thousand recovered. 25 of may has recorded a record mortality during the pandemic – 174 dead.
The last two weeks in Russia every day record less than 10 thousand cases COVID-19, said to”Vedomosti”.
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, the total number of infected people in the world exceeded 5.51 billion, more than 2.25 million recovered, and 346,8 thousand died.
Russia has long been in second place in the world after USA in the number infitsirovannykh coronavirus, but at the weekend it was ahead of Brazil.