Russia reports 17,906 daily COVID-19 cases MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Russia grew by 17,906 in the past 24 hours reaching 5,299,215. This is the highest number since January 31, as follows from the data provided by the anti-coronavirus crisis center on Saturday, TASS reports.
UK reports over 10,000 COVID cases for third consecutive day on Saturday LONDON. KAZINFORM - Britain reported more than 10,000 coronavirus cases for a third consecutive day on Saturday as there has been a 79 percent rise in the highly contagious Delta variant in the country in the past week, Xinhua reports.
Kassym-Jomart Tokayev sent congratulatory telegram to newly elected President of Iran Ebrahim Raisi NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - In his telegram, President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev on behalf of the people of Kazakhstan and on his own behalf congratulated Ebrahim Raisi on his election as President of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Kazinform cites the Akorda press service.
New virus cases under 500, S. Korea set to unveil new social distancing scheme SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's new coronavirus cases stayed below 500 for the second consecutive day Sunday due to fewer tests carried out over the weekend, with health authorities set to unveil revised social distancing guidelines later in the day, Yonhap reports.
COVID-19: Kazakh capital remains in ‘red zone’ NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The Kazakh capital, Nur-Sultan, is the only are in the country to remain in the «red zone» on the map on the COVID-19 spread, Kazinform has learnt from the Telegram channel of the Interdepartmental Commission on prevention of the spread of COVID-19.