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Russia has more than 9,400 daily infections and nearly 3,400 coronavirus deaths

May 23, 2020

The Russian authorities have confirmed a total of 9,434 infections to a total of 335,882 victims in the past 24 hours, alongside Brazil in second place in the world list of the most affected countries after the USA, and added a total of 3,338 deaths since the pandemic started.

“In the past 24 hours, 9,434 cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in 84 regions of the country, of which 3,966 (42.0%) were asymptomatic,” said a statement from the National Center for Disease Monitoring.

According to the center, quoted by the official Russian news agency Sputnik, a total of 139 people have died from the virus in the last 24 hours.

Russia has more than 9,400 daily infections and nearly 3,400 coronavirus deaths
Russia has more than 9,400 daily infections and nearly 3,400 coronavirus deaths

Meanwhile, Russian researchers from the Russian Nikolai Gamaleya Institute plan to start producing his Covid-19 vaccine in August, said the company’s director, Alexandr Guintsburg.