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Lavrov: Cairo Declaration, outcomes of Berlin summit can be base for Libyan dialogue

Fri, 03 Jul 2020 - 11:22 GMT

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Friday said his country has welcomed reaching the immediate ceasefire initiative in Libya.

2nd batch of Russian train vehicles to dock at Alexandria port in days

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 - 01:56 GMT

Egypt received the first batch that included 22 ordinary vehicles with dynamic ventilation.

Russia's coronavirus cases rise to 627,646

Sat, 27 Jun 2020 - 11:23 GMT

Russia confirmed 6,852 new coronavirus infections Saturday, bringing the country’s official number of cases to 627,646, according to the Moscow Times newspaper.

Alexandria to receive 22 new Russian train vehicles Tuesday

Tue, 23 Jun 2020 - 03:04 GMT

The batch includes 22 ordinary vehicles with dynamic ventilation, and another eight vehicles to arrive within days.

Egyptian, Russian FMs discuss developments of Libyan crisis

Sun, 21 Jun 2020 - 03:43 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry and Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov discussed over the phone Sunday the developments of the Libyan crisis.

Russia registers 8,706 new coronavirus cases

Sat, 13 Jun 2020 - 09:33 GMT

The authorities said 114 people died of the virus in the last 24 hours, raising the official national death toll to 6,829.

Russia registers new Covid-19 drug to keep complication caused by virus ‘under control’

Sun, 07 Jun 2020 - 10:05 GMT

Russian developers have registered a new drug against the coronavirus that is supposed to deal with the harshest complications caused by Covid-19.

Russia will start coronavirus vaccine clinical trials

Tue, 02 Jun 2020 - 09:26 GMT

Russia has started preparations for starting a coronavirus vaccine clinical trials in the scientific research central institute of the Russian Defense Ministry.

Russia registers 8,952 COVID-19 cases over past 24 hours

Sat, 30 May 2020 - 09:49 GMT

"Over the past 24 hours, 8,952 COVID-19 cases have been confirmed in 83 regions", the center said in a statement on Saturday. This brings the total tally to 396,575 across Russia.

Russian new envoy to Egypt arrives Cairo

Thu, 28 May 2020 - 01:35 GMT

Borisenko will succeed Serge Kirpichenko who died in a Cairo hospital in 2019 at the age of 68 after a sudden health crisis.

Russia announces more 8,915 coronavirus cases

Tue, 26 May 2020 - 09:21 GMT

Russia announced on Tuesday that more 8,915 coronavirus cases were detected in the country in the past 24 hours.

Russia records 8,946 new COVID-19 infection cases

Mon, 25 May 2020 - 09:54 GMT

The number of COVID-19 cases in Russia rose by 8,946 in the past day to 353,427 in all regions, Tass quoted the anti-coronavirus crisis center as having said.

Russia ready to hold Quartet meetings with key countries to settle Mideast impasse - Nebenzia

Thu, 21 May 2020 - 08:12 GMT

Nebenzia added that Russia will continue pursuing dialogue with nations in the Middle East and the League of Arab States.

Russia's COVID-19 cases climb by 9,263 to near 300K

Tue, 19 May 2020 - 11:32 GMT

A total of 2,837 Russian residents have died from coronavirus since the beginning of the pandemic, growing by 115 on a daily basis.

Russian prime minister resumes duties after recovering from coronavirus

Tue, 19 May 2020 - 11:17 GMT

The prime minister has resumed work in the Government House, Tass news agency reported, quoting Mishustin's spokesman, Boris Belyakov as saying.

Russia reports 9,709 new coronavirus infections

Sun, 17 May 2020 - 09:07 GMT

Russia reported 9,709 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus on Sunday, a rise from 9,200 new cases reported the previous day, Russia Today reported.

Russia's coronavirus cases surge past 240K

Wed, 13 May 2020 - 09:42 GMT

Russia confirmed 10,028 new coronavirus infections Wednesday, bringing the country’s official number of cases to 242,271, The Moscow Times reported.

Russia becomes second hardest-hit country with 230,000 confirmed Covid-19 cases

Tue, 12 May 2020 - 09:34 GMT

By this metric the nation is trailing only behind the US, which has had nearly 1.35 million cases, according to Johns Hopkins University, Russia Today reported.

Coronavirus cases in Russia grow by 10,817 over past day

Sat, 09 May 2020 - 10:46 GMT

To date, 31,916 people have recovered from the illness while fatalities have reached 1,827, the crisis center said.

Coronavirus cases reach 165,929 in Russia

Wed, 06 May 2020 - 09:51 GMT

Russia confirmed 10,559 new coronavirus infections Wednesday, bringing the country’s official number of cases to 165,929.

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