Coronavirus: Russia reports 16,710 coronavirus cases, bringing tally over 1.5 million

Russia's President Vladimir Putin. (File photo: Reuters)

Russia reported 16,710 new coronavirus cases on Sunday, including 4,455 in Moscow, bringing the national tally to 1,513,877 cases since the pandemic began.

Authorities said 229 people had died in the last 24 hours, bringing the official death toll to 26,050.

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Last Update: Sunday, 25 October 2020 KSA 11:02 - GMT 08:02