Russian drug from COVID-19 will receive the first countries in Latin America

Brazil and Latin America, which sharply increases the number of people infected with coronavirus, the first to receive the drug "Aviewer," said the head of the Russian direct investment Fund (RDIF) Kirill Dmitriev.

"We have received a request from more than 50 countries, and definitely a priority for us are those countries where sharply increasing number of coronavirus infections. This, of course, Brazil and many other Latin American countries," said Dmitriev in an interview via Skype on the channel "Russia 1".

He added that "now many countries lack of antiviral drugs, we may need to fill".

It was reported that the Ministry of industry and trade of the Russian Federation previously received applications for the supply of "Avifauna" from the CIS countries, Latin America, Europe and Southeast Asia.

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