Russia has registered round 529,000 circumstances, the third highest on the planet and across the quarter of the dimensions of the U.S. outbreak. It has recorded just below 7,000 deaths from Covid-19 however there are suspicions that it is a gross underestimate. Moscow has additionally been accused by the EU of selling disinformation on the pandemic.
In the interview, Putin went on to knock President Donald Trump’s management and authority.
“I believe the issue is that group pursuits, celebration pursuits are put greater than the pursuits of the entire of society and the pursuits of the folks [in the U.S.],” Putin stated.
“The president says we have to do such-and-such however the governor someplace tells him the place to go,” he stated. By distinction, in Russia, Putin continued, “I doubt anyone in the government or the regions would say ‘we’re not going to do what the government says, what the president says, we think it’s wrong’.”
Putin additionally criticized the violent flip of among the U.S. protests: “If this struggle for pure rights, authorized rights, turns into mayhem and rioting, I see nothing good for the nation,”
Also on Sunday, the RIA information company quoted Putin predicting that Russia would have the know-how to counteract hypersonic weapons by the point such weapons are developed by main powers, in keeping with Reuters. Hypersonic weapons are a key entrance within the U.S.-Russia arms race, in keeping with Reuters.