the Mayor of the Argentine city of Buenos Aires addressed to the Embassy of the Russian Federation with a request for assistance due pandemic coronavirus.

according to the Ambassador Dmitry Feoktistov, the people of Argentina need masks, protective suits, equipment for artificial lung ventilation (ALV) and tests for COVID-19.

“At the government level, such appeals were not, but it was the appeal to me from the mayor Buenos Aires Horacio Larreta in terms of the supply of protective medical supplies to combat coronavirus. But I think it was a circular appeal to all the embassies,” said Feoktistov (quoted by TASS). According to him, the conversion was reported to Moscow, and now it is considered.

In Argentina was 23 thousand cases of infection with coronavirus, recovered 7.5 thousand people died 698.