Moscow Doubles Last Month’s Coronavirus Death Toll Amid Suspicions Of Undercounting

Posted by on May 29, 2020 3:35 pm
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Moscow revised its April death toll from coronavirus to roughly double its initial tally amid criticism that Russia may have undercounted deaths from the disease.

Media reports and analysts have questioned the accuracy of Russia’s mortality figures for the virus. The city’s health department now says 1,561 people died in April due to coronavirus.

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