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11/24/2020, 1:51 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Virus situation in Russia mostly under control - Kremlin

Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov described on Tuesday the situation concerning the COVID-19 pandemic in Russia as "mostly under control," but added it was becoming more complicated and overwhelming for the healthcare system due to its uncertainty.

Commenting on Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova's statement the figures in the country were worsening, Peskov said that "the Kremlin cannot disagree, because Tatiana Golikova leads this field and, basically, coordinates hourly, the around-the-clock activity of the anti-crisis center. She is the original source in this situation."

As of Tuesday, Russia counts 2,138,828 cases of COVID-19 and 37,031 fatalities related to the virus.

Breaking the News / JR