Following the European Medicines Agency, WHO experts did not find a link between cases of blood clots and the AstraZeneca vaccine.
A ceremony commemorating the start of Unit 3 construction was held at the site of the first Turkish nuclear power plant Akkuyu.
Georgia opens air borders for citizens of Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan.
Elemash Machine-building plant (an enterprise of Rosatom’s TVEL Fuel Company in Elektrostal, Moscow region) has launched a production site for fuel fabrication for the CFR-600 reactor, China’s flagship project in the field of fast neutron reactors.
According to the World Health Organization, the number of people infected with coronavirus infection in the world is more than 113 million 467 thousand, of which more than 2 million 520 thousand people have died (as of 17:31 CET on 28 February 2021 ). Over the past day, 384,956 new cases of coronavirus infection have been identified in the world, 8,230 patients have died.
According to the World Health Organization, the number of people infected with coronavirus infection in the world is more than 111 million 762 thousand, of which more than 2 million 479 thousand people have died (as of 16:48 CET on 24 February 2021).
Power unit No. 4 of the Beloyarsk NPP with the BN-800 reactor has been connected to the grid and resumed operations upon completion of the scheduled maintenance.
The European Union has announced today an additional €500 million for the COVAX Facility, doubling its contribution to date for the global initiative that is leading efforts to secure fair and equitable access to safe and effective COVID-19 vaccines in low and middle-income countries.