Russians wanting coronavirus vaccine told to stop drinking for two months

Russians wanting coronavirus vaccine told to stop drinking for two months

Some Russians have reacted strongly after a health official told them to stop drinking for two months if they were given the Covid-19 vaccine. Anna Popova, head of the country’s consumer watchdog, told radio station Komsomolskaya Pravda on Tuesday that people should stop drinking alcohol…

Russia starts rolling out Covid vaccine with teachers and doctors first in line

Russia starts rolling out Covid vaccine with teachers and doctors first in line

Russia started vaccinating people against the corona virus on Saturday. People in Moscow could get the shot in 70 clinics, with teachers, doctors, medical staff and social workers first in line. The city’s coronavirus task force confirmed that the Sputnik V vaccine is now being…