Russia and Israel will jointly fight COVID-19
Rospotrebnadzor and the Israeli Ministry of Health will create a special working group on countering covid, reports Rospotrebnadzor website… The Israeli team included the Minister of Tourism Yoel Razvozov, the head of the headquarters for the fight against coronavirus infection, Professor Salmon Zarka, and the director of the Department of Laboratory Diagnostics of the Ministry of Health of Israel, Yishai Ruth.
“Given the large amount of accumulated data in Russia and Israel “To counter COVID-19, an agreement has been reached on a special working group on the epidemiology of the new coronavirus infection,” the statement said.
The head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova held talks in Moscow with an official commission from Israel on cooperation in the fight against infectious diseases, including COVID-19. The meeting participants exchanged relevant data on the situation with the pandemic in Russia and Israel.
RIA News notes that vaccination issues have been addressed separately. The parties have unconditionally recognized. severe consequences disease.
It was thanks to the large-scale vaccination that Israel managed to avoid a lockdown during the fourth wave of the rise in incidence, because almost 70% of the total population was vaccinated in the country.
Contacts with the Israeli side will continue, including on the issue of restoring air traffic.