Murashko said that vaccination against influenza will begin in August

Flu vaccine is already produced, it is planned that in August Russia will start vaccination, said the Russian Minister of health Michael Murashko.

"The government has released documents which was necessary for the conclusion of all contracts. Manufacturers today are already producing a vaccine against influenza. And we expect that in the month of August will begin deliveries will begin vaccination," said Murashko in an interview Naila Asker-Zade in the broadcast channel "Russia 24".

He noted that given the early stages it is better to start vaccination earlier, before the period of expansion of morbidity.

"Of course, it is better done in advance. Especially to focus on time",- said Murashko.