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Millions of Russians face strict new Covid-19 restrictions from this week after a slow vaccination drive, an overwhelmed health care system and widespread mistrust in government combined to plunge the country into its most deadly phase of the pandemic to date. ...
Russia’s daily infections have been surging for weeks and coronavirus mortality numbers topped 1,000 for the first time over the weekend amid low vaccination rates, lax public attitudes toward taki… ...
[Edited for length from the original broadcast] Rachel Maddow looks at the storied (and haunted!) history of the building at 12 Gay Street in New York City, most recently the property of sanctioned Russian oligarch and Trump scandal figure Oleg Deripaska, and raided by the FBI for reasons not yet made public. ...
The W.H.O. revealed that the world had experienced a four-percent drop in cases, a trend contradicted by case rises in China and Russia. ...

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