People’s Artist of Russia, actor of the film "The Irony of Fate, or Enjoy Your Bath" Andrei Myagkov died today on 18 February.
International partners working to achieve equitable distribution of COVID-19 vaccines appealed on Wednesday for the UN Security Council to ensure people caught in conflict have access to these lifesaving treatments, the UN News reported.
Global food prices rose in January for the eighth consecutive month, led by cereals, vegetable oils and sugar, according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO).
According to the World Health Organization, the number of people infected with coronavirus infection in the world is more than 103.99 million, of which more than 2 million 260 thousand people have died (as of 17:10 CET on February 4, 2021).
The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) in the UAE began inoculating the Chinese Sinopharm vaccine against COVID-19 on UAE citizens and persons over 60 years of age permanently residing in Dubai.
Moscow’s Simonovsky court canceled Alexey Navalny’s suspended sentence in the Yves Rocher case and replaced him with 3.5 years in prison, RIA Novosti reports.
By the decision of the Pervomaisk District Court of Bishkek, the former Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Mukhammedkaly Abylgaziev was arrested for two months.
According to the World Health Organization, the number of people infected with coronavirus infection in the world is more than 96.87 million, of which more than 2.1 million have died. Over the past day, 600,790 new cases of coronavirus infection have been detected in the world, 15,846 patients have died.
In 2020, against the background of the coronavirus pandemic, passenger traffic in air transport decreased by 60 percent. This was reported by experts from the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). Last year, 1.8 billion people flew. For comparison, in 2019 this figure was 4.5 billion.