Monday 25 January 2021 - 2:28:48 am

Russia reports record 28,782 new coronavirus cases

MOSCOW, 5th December, 2020 (WAM/Reuters) -- Russia reported a record high of 28,782 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, including 7,993 in Moscow, taking the national total to 2,431,731 since the pandemic began.

Authorities confirmed 508 deaths related to COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, pushing the official national death toll to 42,684.

WAM/Rola Alghoul