Russia's coronavirus case tally passes one million mark

FILE PHOTO: A restaurant employee wears a protective face shield and mask due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Moscow, Russia July 8, 2020. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov reuters_tickers
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MOSCOW (Reuters) - The total number of coronavirus cases in Russia passed the 1 million mark on Tuesday after 4,729 new infections were reported.

That brought the country's total tally to 1,000,048. Russia's coronavirus crisis centre said 123 new deaths had been confirmed in the last 24 hours.

(Reporting by Gleb Stolyarov, writing by Maria Tsvetkova, editing by Andrew Osborn)

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