MOSCOW, April 20 – RIA Novosti. Russian President Vladimir Putin greeted the participants of the international conference “Epidemiological Wellbeing”, noting that Russian doctors have accumulated unique experience in combating not only coronavirus, but also other dangerous infectious diseases, the corresponding telegram was published on the Kremlin's website.
“The problems that the conference is devoted to are of particular importance for all mankind and undoubtedly require the unification of efforts of doctors and scientists from different countries. Such a widespread pandemic of coronavirus infection clearly confirms that not a single state, even the most developed, is able to effectively ensure the epidemic security alone, without interaction with foreign partners, “the telegram says. Infographics
According to Putin, Russian doctors, researchers, health officials and sanitary and epidemiological services have accumulated unique experience in combating not only coronavirus, but also many other dangerous infectious diseases, including HIV, influenza, measles, plague, and Ebola.
“I hope that you will hold constructive and meaningful discussions, and the results of your joint work will be applied in practice, will serve to protect the health of people around the world,” the head of state stressed.
The President added that Russian specialists are actively sharing their knowledge, discoveries, technological and practical developments with foreign colleagues and “are ready to expand such cooperation in the future.”