Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President XI Jinping during a telephone conversation confirmed their readiness to work together to create vaccines and drugs for the treatment of coronavirus to prevent the politicization of the topics of the epidemic, the press service of the Kremlin.

"When discussing the themes of anti-coronavirus infection is highly appreciated cooperation between the two countries since the beginning of the epidemic, providing each other support. Confirmed the readiness to continue joint work aimed at the development of vaccines and drugs, to consolidate the efforts of the international community to curb the pandemic and to prevent the politicization of the topic", – stated in the message.