// // //

Interior Europa

Russia accumulates 946,976 Covid-19 casesMoscow, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Russia has accumulated 946,976 Covid-19 cases so far, after 4,870 contagions were found in one day, the general staff to fight the disease reported on Friday.

Russia performs 33.5 million Covid-19 testsMoscow, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Russia has performed until Thursday about 33.5 million diagnostic tests to detect the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, causing the Covid-19 disease, including 291,000 in the last day, the general staff to fight that disease informed.

Russia reports almost 16,000 Covid-19 deathsMoscow, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) Russia on Wednesday reached 15,989 deaths from the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, causing the Covid-19 disease, after 117 people died in a day, the operational staff to fight the disease informed.

Madrid, Aug 18 (Prensa Latina) Spain has recorded in the last 14 days the highest peak of Covid-19 cases per 100,000 inhabitants in Europe, the European Center for Disease Prevention and Control reported on Tuesday.

Russian energy minister tests positive for Covid-19, PM informsMoscow, Aug 18 (Prensa Latina) Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin informed on Tuesday that Energy Minister Alexander Novak tested positive for the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, causing the Covid-19 disease, Moscow television said.

Russia to apply Covid-19 vaccine along with post-registration studiesMoscow, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The Russian Covid-19 vaccine called Sputnik V will be applied to doctors, along with the performance of the third stage of clinical tests or post-registration examinations, the Ministry of Health reported on Monday.

Madrid, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) Northern Spain's government of the autonomous community region of the Basque Country will declare a health emergency as of Monday to contain the new outbreaks of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus.

15 de agosto de 2020, 9:52

Moscow, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) Russia started on Saturday the production of the Sputnik V vaccine against Covid-19 disease, when Covid-19 cases reach 917,884, the capital television indicated.

EU agrees to purchase at least 500 million vaccines against Covid-19Brussels, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) The European Union (EU) agreed with the companies AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson the purchase of at least 500 million doses of a future vaccine against Covid-19, community sources announced today.

President Balarus is for energy security amid protestsMinsk, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko called on Thursday for energy security amid violent opposition protests that led to threats in the West to impose sanctions against the country.

Paris, Aug 12 (Prensa Latina) More than 200 organizations from 26 countries are accompanying today a platform activated in France to request the delivery of the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize to Cuban medical brigades facing Covid-19 around the world.