Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Losyukov met Malaysian Ambassador to Russia Yahya bin Baba in connection with his coming departure. They focused on the bilateral issues and coming political contacts. The sides confirmed mutual interest in the development of bilateral relations on different levels of the agenda of Russian-Malaysian cooperation. Losyukov pointed out the Ambassador's major contribution into the development of all-round cooperation between Russia and Malaysia.
Russian President Vladimir Putin announced the registration of the first vaccine against coronavirus. Russia has thus become the first country in the world to register the vaccine against the novel coronavirus