Russia’s coronavirus patient population approaches 380,000
On the morning of May 28, Russian officials announced that as many as 150,993 people in Russia are known to have recovered fully from COVID-19, including 8,785 in the past day. Also in the last 24 hours, another 174 people reportedly died from the disease, raising Russia’s total number of fatalities officially caused by coronavirus to 4,142.
The country also recorded 8,371 new coronavirus infections in the past day, bringing the nation’s total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 379,051 patients.
Russia says it’s conducted more than 9.7 million coronavirus tests.