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Prime Minister of Russia Michael Mishustin has approved the composition of the operational headquarters for the prevention of introduction and spread in the country of coronavirus. This was reported on the Government website.
The staff consisted of 12 people, among them the Minister of transport of Russia Eugene Dietrich, Minister of health of Michael Murashko, as well as the Minister of civil defence, emergencies and elimination of consequences of natural disasters Eugene Zimichev. The Chairman of the staff appointed by Deputy Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova.
Earlier it was reported that a new Chinese virus can appear in Russia in mid-February 2020. The risk of its occurrence is estimated as high. This is due to several factors: transmission by airborne droplets; high rate of increase in incidence; the occurrence of new cases in the Chinese provinces bordering Russian regions; importation of the virus in 16 countries; high activity of migration between Russia and China.
The number of victims of coronavirus exceeded 100 people. The entire infected more than 4 thousand people. In addition to China, the patients found in more than ten countries.
Video, photo All from Russia.