Russia says it has already vaccinated 100,000 people against Covid

Russia has vaccinated 100,000 people against Covid-19, according to the country’s health minister.   Mikhail Murashko told the United Nations during a remote presentation on Wednesday that the recipients of Sputnik … Read More

Russia says Sputnik V vaccine 95% effective, hoping to begin inoculating their populations by early 2021

Russia’s Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine is 95 percent effective according to a second interim analysis of clinical trial data, its developers said on Tuesday. The two-dose vaccine will be available … Read More

Putin brokers deal to end Karabakh war, brings Turkey into Russian Caucasus

Russian President Vladimir Putin brokered a deal to end a 44-day war over the contested region of Nagorno-Karabakh after Armenians, facing defeat at the hands of the Azerbaijani army, agreed … Read More