Vladimir Putinto: press service of the Kremlin
Russian President Vladimir Putin praised the contribution of physicians to the fight against the coronavirus and noted that they were able to achieve minimum losses from this infection. Such statement the President made during a video conference with employees of medical institutions, reports TASS.
“I’m sure you did everything you could and more, showing the real wonders of professionalism. Most importantly — minimized losses, it is your merit!” the President emphasized. He also expressed condolences to the colleagues and families of physicians, nurses and paramedics. “Your family up to the end fulfilled the duty. They are heroes, real heroes!” — Putin addressed the relatives of the victims.
According to the head of the state, the sacrificial heroism of doctors in the period of infection will go down in the history of the country on a par with the service of doctors during the Crimean, First world war and great Patriotic war.
Earlier, Putin announced that the epidemic COVID-19 in Russia retreats. However, he added that soon the country will have a vaccine against this disease. In addition, the payment of bonuses for doctors who had contact with sick coronavirus, will be extended to July and August this year.
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