The day before, 33,860 cases of the disease were registered in Russia.

The total number of recovered among patients with COVID-19 per day increased by 33,442, reaching 8,329,253.

The World Health Organization has warned that those who have previously undergone coronavirus have an increased risk of re-infection upon contact with a new variant of the virus - omicron.

Director of the Center.

Gamalei Alexander Gunzburg explained that it is possible to revaccinate against coronavirus after using Sputnik V with any vaccine, but a combination with Sputnik Light will give the best protection.

Virologist Yevgeny Timakov, in an interview with FAN, gave a forecast regarding the situation with COVID-19 before the New Year holidays.