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Rinat Sagdiev

Russia boosts online monitoring tools in clampdown on banned content

Sep 24 2021

MOSCOW Russia will add three new tools to its technological arsenal as part of its fight against banned content online, state procurement documents showed, a move that critics fear could further stifle political dissent.

Almost 1 million Russian civilians have received COVID-19 shot - Reuters tally

Jan 29 2021

MOSCOW Almost 1 million Russian civilians have received COVID-19 vaccine doses, according to a Reuters tally, as authorities strive to meet a target of 20 million vaccinations in the first quarter of the year.

Almost 1 million Russian civilians have received COVID-19 shot - Reuters tally

Jan 29 2021

MOSCOW, Jan 29 Almost 1 million Russian civilians have received COVID-19 vaccine doses, according to a Reuters tally, as authorities strive to meet a target of 20 million vaccinations in the first quarter of the year.

Russia halts new volunteers in Sputnik vaccine trial now it is increasingly available

Dec 23 2020

MOSCOW Russia stopped taking in new volunteers in the trial of its first vaccine against COVID-19 on Wednesday, with developers saying it was unethical to administer a placebo to participants now that the shot was increasingly available to the public.

Russia scales back COVID-19 screening amid surging cases

Dec 16 2020

MOSCOW Russia has conducted around 10% fewer COVID-19 tests so far this month than the same period a month ago, despite a surge in recorded infections, official data shows, raising questions over authorities' ability to control the spread.

Russian state employees describe pressure to join vaccine trials

Dec 04 2020

By Polina Ivanova, Rinat Sagdiev, Gleb Stolyarov and Kate Kelland

RPT-EXCLUSIVE-Russia focuses on freeze-dried vaccine doses as transport fix

Nov 17 2020

MOSCOW, Nov 16 Russia expects to produce primarily freeze-dried Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine doses by the spring, a top official said, eliminating the need for transport at ultra-low temperatures as part of an ambitious plan to inoculate its population.

Exclusive: Russia focuses on freeze-dried vaccine doses as transport fix

Nov 16 2020

MOSCOW Russia expects to produce primarily freeze-dried Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine doses by the spring, a top official said, eliminating the need for transport at ultra-low temperatures as part of an ambitious plan to inoculate its population.

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