Nine coronavirus patients died Monday in Russia’s republic of North Ossetia after an oxygen pipe ruptured in a hospital in the capital Vladikavkaz, authorities said.
“Nine patients with coronavirus died due to the lack of oxygen at the Republic Clinical Hospital of Vladikavkaz,” Russian news agencies cited the ministry as saying.
They also cited the republic’s acting head Sergei Minyaylo as saying that “there was a rupture of the oxygen pipe.”
Coronavirus: Russia stops use of ventilators that may have caused fires in hospitalsRussia’s healthcare regulator on Wednesday ordered a stop to the use of ventilators believed to have caused two fires at coronavirus hospitals that ... Coronavirus
Coronavirus: More than 150 patients evacuated from Russian hospital after fireMore than 150 patients were evacuated on Saturday from a makeshift coronavirus hospital in the Russian city of Chelyabinsk in the southern Urals ... Coronavirus
Russia resumes flights to Egypt’s Sharm el-Sheikh after six-year banRussia resumed flights to Egyptian resorts on the Red Sea on Monday, ending a ban that had lasted around six years following the bombing of a Russian ... Middle East
Summer wildfires in Russia’s Yakutia set carbon emissions record: MonitorSummer wildfires have already produced a record amount of carbon emissions in Russia’s Siberian region of Yakutia, with still more weeks of the fire ... World News