Speciese HA UN coronavirus will be held July 10

Special session of the General Assembly (GA) of the UN, dedicated to the fight against the pandemic coronavirus, will be held July 10 in the video conference, told RIA Novosti press-service of the foreign Ministry of Azerbaijan.

Earlier, President Ilham Aliyev took the initiative to hold a special session of the UN General Assembly devoted to the fight against the pandemic COVID-19.

As explained in the foreign Ministry, "currently there is no agreed formats and forms of formal meetings of the General Assembly, in virtual format, and, as in previous special sessions, the conditions of the current session will be agreed between the member States".

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 11.8 million cases, more than 545 thousand people died.

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