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Another 13 countries had asked Moscow for help in the fight against coronavirus. This was announced by the Russian foreign Ministry, RIA Novosti reported.
To Russia turned from Yemen, Algeria, Egypt, Qatar, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Palestine, Syria, Sudan and Tunisia. “All these requests are currently under consideration in the relevant Russian agencies,” — said the Minister.
April 24 on assistance have also asked the Italian regions of Piedmont, Apulia and Friuli-Venezia Giulia. The Russian Embassy in Italy receives hundreds of calls and letters in which country thank you for your help in the fight against the pandemic.
In late March, Russia sent several military transport aircraft Il-76 of Air and space forces (VKS) in Italy. They delivered about 100 Russian specialists in the field of Virology and epidemiology, as well as eight medical and nursing teams.
According to the latest data, worldwide more than three million people are infected with the coronavirus. 212 thousand people were killed and 906 thousand — cured.
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