Sergei Lavrov and Wang Yi, And discussed the struggle with 2019-nCoV

the Ministers of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov and Wang Yi in a telephone conversation on Saturday discussed measures taken by the Chinese authorities to combat the spread of coronavirus 2019-nCoV. About it reports the Russian foreign Ministry.

the Russian foreign Minister appreciated the measures of Beijing to contain the epidemic. The Ministers also discussed cooperation of the two countries in this sphere, RIA Novosti reported.

a New type of coronavirus is spreading in China since December last year. From diseases and complications died 259 persons. Contracted the infection almost 12 thousand.