In Moscow, 34 patients with coronavirus died per day, reported to the COVID-19 situation monitoring team. Thus, the number of deaths in the capital for whom coronavirus was confirmed reached 729 people. Over the last day in Russia, 9623 new cases of coronavirus were registered in 83 regions. The total number of infected reached 124 054, 15 013 recovered, 1256 people died.
Chinese authorities deliberately concealed and destroyed data on the outbreak of coronavirus COVID-19 in the country, writes The Daily Telegraph with reference to the report of the Five Eye intelligence alliance (USA, Australia, Canada, Great Britain and New Zealand). It says the Chinese government was hiding news about the virus, silencing doctors, destroying evidence of its presence in laboratories, and refusing to provide live samples to scientists who worked on the vaccine. More on charges against China
South Korea reported a shootout on the border with North Korea. According to the Ronhap agency, citing the Joint Chiefs of Staff of South Korea, the North Korean forces fired several shots at the South Korean observation post. This forced to return fire; there were no casualties from the incident. In September 2018, an agreement was signed between Pyongyang and Seoul, which implied the cessation of all hostile actions of the parties against each other.