Russian Military Delegation Secretly Visited Myanmar Ahead of Junta Leader’s Moscow Visit – Reports

A Russian delegation led by two Navy officers secretly visited Myanmar ahead of its junta leader’s trip to Russia last month, the independent Myanmar Now news outlet reported Tuesday, citing a document it said it had obtained. Senior General Min Aung Hlaing’s multiple-day visit to Moscow followed an air force chief’s trip to the capital in May…

Coronavirus in Russia: The Latest News | July 6

Russia has confirmed 5,658,672 cases of coronavirus and 139,316 deaths, according to the national coronavirus information center. Russia’s total excess fatality count since the start of the coronavirus pandemic is around 475,000. July 6: What you need to know today Russia on Tuesday reported 23,378 new coronavirus cases and a new record of 737 deaths as the country battles the…

Russia Sets New Covid-19 Death Record

Russia on Tuesday recorded 737 coronavirus deaths in the past 24 hours, a new pandemic record and a 13% increase from the previous record of 697 set on Saturday as the country continues to battle a surge fueled by the more-contagious Delta variant.   Moscow, the epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic within Russia, recorded 114 deaths,…