Russian President Vladimir Putin warned that he should be prepared for the “extreme situation” of the new coronavirus epidemic in Russia.
At the official residence of the President of the New Ogalevo in Moscow State, Russia, Russian President Vladimir Putin hosted a conference on Russia’s fight against the new coronavirus.
According to the “Guardian” report, on the 13th Russia reported the highest number of newly confirmed cases to date-2558 new cases, a total of 18328 cases nationwide. There were 18 new deaths and deaths, bringing the death toll to 148.
In a video conference with officials on Monday, Putin said that because of the actual situation “every day is changing, and unfortunately the situation has not improved.” Therefore, the next few weeks will be decisive for Russia’s anti-epidemic.
He told officials that they need to “consider all situations, even the most complex and special, to be prepared.”
At the video conference, Putin also called for measures to solve the problem of shortage of protective equipment for medical personnel. Putin also said that he would ask the Ministry of Defense to provide assistance when necessary.