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The President of Mexico announced its intention to purchase from Russia "Aviewer"

The government of Mexico intends to contact the authorities of Russia on the acquisition of the antiviral drug "Aviewer", said the President of the Republic Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador.

"Gladly received the proposal of the Russian government and intends to begin negotiations. The Minister of foreign Affairs aware of this proposal and is going to contact the authorities of Russia", - said the President during a press conference which is published in his microblog on Twitter.

The tenth of July, the Russian direct investment Fund presented in Guatemala for Latin America and the Caribbean the drug against the coronavirus, "Avidavit". According to the head of the Fund Kirill Dmitriev, Brazil and the countries of the region, where the epidemic COVID-19 is one of the most active, will be the first to receive the drug.

"Aviewer" may 29, received a registration certificate of Ministry of health of the Russian Federation and became the world's first drug against the coronavirus that contains active substance favipiravir, and on 3 June was included in the list of methodological recommendations for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of new coronavirus infection. RDIF has asked the health Ministry to allow the use of "Avifauna" outpatient those treated for the coronavirus of the house.

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.

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