Operational headquarters for the fight against the spread of coronavirus COVID-19 in Russia on Sunday published the data on new infections in the country. As stated in the message, the day of confirmed diagnoses at the three people in Moscow, Belgorod and Kaliningrad regions. All the sick returned from a trip to Italy in the last two weeks. Carriers of a new type of coronavirus was placed in infectious boxes.
All in contact with the sick are tested for the presence of coronavirus and taken under the supervision of physicians. Only Russia registered 17 cases of coronavirus infection.
Director General of the world health organization tedros adhanom Ghebreyesus on Twitter praised the “brave steps” in the fight against the spread of infection. On Sunday, Prime Minister of Italy, Giuseppe Conte ordered to restrict the movement of people in the region of Lombardy, and 14 provinces in the regions of Emilia-Romagna, Lombardy, Piedmont and Veneto. People with high temperature are required to stay at home, and all public events are canceled, RIA Novosti reported.
“what they do is the real victim. Who expresses its solidarity with Italy and continues its support,” Ghebreyesus said.