Russia: a record of 1,100 Covid deaths registered during the past 24 hours

In Russia, a record of over 1,100 Covid deaths were registered between yesterday and today, while 36,500 new cases were reported in the country. Russian hospitals are crowded with virus positive patients.

Doctors are saying that the majority of persons being treated in hospitals were not vaccinated against the virus. The latest situation is causing fear among the Russian health authorities that the pandemic will not be contained and more people will die with the virus.