In Russia ten thousand children diagnosed with HIV. This was announced by the chief freelance specialist MoH of Russia on problems of diagnosis and treatment of HIV Yevgeny Voronin, reports RIA "news".

According to him, this figure lasts for several years and virtually unchanged.

He noted that a year become infected with 250 children from infected mothers.

Voronin said that now teenagers among children with HIV is 50%.

He also added that three of the most vulnerable groups, which can easily become infected coronavirus infection: pregnant women, children with HIV infection, patients with immune deficiency.