Coronavirus in Russia: The Latest News | Sept. 22 – The Moscow Times

The Moscow Times | Sep 22, 2020 at 1:52 PM
  • Russia has confirmed 1,115,810 cases of coronavirus and 19,649 deaths.
  • — Recruits in Moscow have reported no side effects after taking China’s candidate coronavirus vaccine as part of large-scale clinical trials, the Russian pharmaceutical company working with the vaccine’s Chinese developers announced.
  • — Russian public figures, doctors and citizens have launched a petition urging the government to take urgent action against the coronavirus as the country’s number of confirmed cases continues to climb, including postponing the April 22 vote on President Vladimir Putin’s constirutional amendments.