No second coronavirus wave in Moscow, mayor says

TASS Russian News Agency | Oct 1, 2020 at 6:25 PM

Moscow’s authorities are confident that the city is not facing a second coronavirus wave, Mayor Sergei Sobyanin told the Rossiya-24 TV channel on Thursday.

Govt urged to replace NIJZ head Krek, Covid-19 spokesman Kacin

STA | Oct 1, 2020 at 6:04 PM

The interim leader of the Social Democrats (SD), Tanja Fajon, has called on the government to reconsider the appointments of National Institute of Public Health (NIJZ) director Milan Krek and of coronavirus spokesperson Jelko Kacin, criticising their style of communication and questioning their expertise.

Israeli military to treat civilians with COVID-19

Xinhua News Agency | Oct 1, 2020 at 5:50 PM

The Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) announced on Thursday that it will establish COVID-19 wards at a northern Israeli hospital in an attempt to curb the coronavirus spread.