Russia reports 6,718 new coronavirus infections

Cemetery workers wearing protective suits carry the coffin of a COVID-19 victim in the special purpose for coronavirus victims section of a cemetery in Kolpino, outside St.Petersburg, Russia, Tuesday, June 30, 2020. (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky)

Russia on Friday reported 6,718 new cases of the novel coronavirus, taking the nationwide tally of infections to 667,883.

The country's coronavirus crisis response centre said 176 people had died in the last 24 hours, bringing the official death toll to 9,859.

Contact Us