Russia reports 5,504 new coronavirus cases, 102 deaths

Waiters at the terrace cafe wear protective face masks in Moscow

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia reported 5,504 new coronavirus cases on Friday, bringing the national tally to 1,051,874, the fourth largest in the world.

Authorities said 102 people had died in the past 24 hours, pushing the official death toll to 18,365.

(Reporting by Gleb Stolyarov; Writing by Alexander Marrow; Editing by Kevin Liffey)

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