Number of New Infections in Russia is Rising After Days of Decline
The number of new infections with the coronavirus in Russia rose more sharply on Friday than in recent days, when fewer and fewer people became infected.
The lung virus was diagnosed in 5,849 people, compared to 4,774 a day earlier.
The number of infections is at 68,622.
The death toll has risen by sixty, bringing the number of registered deaths in Russia to 615.