Bahrain intends to cooperate with Russia on the drug against COVID-19

At Bahrain there is a plan of cooperation with Russia according to the Russian drug against the coronavirus, said Bahrain's Ambassador to Russia Ahmad al-Saati in his interview to the Bahraini newspaper Al-Ayam.

"Aviewer" - the world's first drug on the basis of "Favipiravir", approved for the treatment of coronavirus. The drug proved effective in clinical trials, it inhibits the mechanisms of propagation of the coronavirus. "Aviewer" received a registration certificate from the Ministry of health of the Russian Federation of 29 may 2020 and was first registered in Russia drug against coronavirus.

World health organization March 11 announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, the world revealed more than 8.5 million infections, over 456 thousand people died.

Relevant data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.