The Russian army will begin sending medical assist to Italy from Sunday so as to assist it struggle the new coronavirus after receiving an order from President Vladimir Putin, Russia’s defense Ministry said in a statement.
Putin spoke to Italian prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on Saturday, the Kremlin said, announcing the Russian leader had offered his help and assist within the shape of cellular disinfection vehicles and experts to help the worst hit Italian regions.
Italy recorded a jump in deaths from coronavirus of almost 800 on Saturday, taking the toll in the world’s toughest-hit usa to nearly 5,000.
The Russian defense Ministry said army shipping planes would supply eight cellular brigades of navy medics, special disinfection motors, and different clinical gadget to Italy beginning from Sunday.
Russia itself has mentioned 306 instances of the virus, most of them in Moscow, and one coronavirus-related dying.