In order to prevent the spread of coronavirus in Moscow, all shops except the grocery stores and pharmacies have been closed. All restaurants in the Russian capital will be closed. The restriction will take effect on March 28 and will last until April 5.
A few hours ago, Russia stopped its regular and charter flights.
Exceptions are allowed only for flights that bring Russian citizens back home. The restriction will take effect from March 27.
According to official data, the number of people infected with coronavirus in Russia exceeds 650. Two people died.