Russia restricts air travel with China from February 1 due to coronavirus MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Starting from February 1, Russia has limited air travel with China, due to novel coronavirus outbreak - regional regular flights between the countries are closed, flights from Moscow will continue to be operated by Aeroflot, Air China, Hainan Airlines, China Eastern Airlines, China Southern Airlines. At the same time, Russian airlines will be able to fly to China in a charter mode.
Japanese police helicopter carrying heart crash-lands in northeast Japan, 7 hurt FUKUSHIMA. KAZINFORM A Fukushima prefectural police helicopter transporting a heart for transplant crash-landed Saturday in the northeastern Japanese prefecture, injuring all seven persons on board, including one seriously, authorities said.
ICESCO adopts draft project on establishment of International Consultative Council ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM The Executive Council of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, which enjoys the powers of ICESCO General Conference, adopted the draft project on the establishment of ICESCO International Consultative Council, as it concluded its 40th session in the UAE capital yesterday.
China reports 11,791 confirmed cases of novel coronavirus infection, 259 deaths BEIJING. KAZINFORM Chinese health authorities announced Saturday that 11,791 confirmed cases of novel coronavirus infection had been reported in 31 provincial-level regions and the Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps by the end of Friday. A total of 259 people have died of the disease.