Covid-19 vaccines in Russia: Authorities struggle to convince employees to get the jab

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Covid-19 vaccines in Russia: Authorities struggle to convince employees to get the jab” – below is their description.

#Russia on Thursday reported 20,182 new #Covid-19 cases, the most confirmed in a single day

since Jan. 24, amid a wave of infections that authorities blame on the Delta variant and the slow progress of the #vaccination programme. Authorities struggle to convince #employees to get the jab because of conspiracy theories.

FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

About This Source - FRANCE 24 English

The video item below is a piece of English language content from France 24. France 24 is a French state-owned international news television network based in Paris.

Recent from FRANCE 24 English:

  • Canary Islands volcano causes more destruction and evacuations • FRANCE 24 English
  • US Federal Reserve opens door to rate rises, tapering • FRANCE 24 English
  • French ambassador will return to US as Biden, Macron seek to restore ‘confidence’ • FRANCE 24
  • In This Story: COVID-19

    Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

    Symptoms of coronavirus

    The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

    • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
    • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
    • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

    Latest News about Covid-19

    Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

    5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • Melbourne braces for more ‘CFMEU’ COVID protests | 7NEWS
  • The Race for Global Vaccinations
  • COVID-19, Climate Crisis and Threats to Peace: Leaders Address Pressing Issues at UN
  • PM blasts Melbourne protesters, New COVID-19 outbreak at Liverpool hospital | 9 News Australia
  • Morning News NOW Full Broadcast – September 22
  • In This Story: France

    France is a republic and the largest Western European nation. Through expansion and colonisation in the 17th and 18th centuries France became a great power and still retains territories around the world. It has a seat on the UN security council and is the world’s fourth most wealthy country with a high standard of living and strong cultural identity.

    6 Recent Items: France

  • Canary Islands volcano causes more destruction and evacuations • FRANCE 24 English
  • US Federal Reserve opens door to rate rises, tapering • FRANCE 24 English
  • Biden recognises there could have been ‘more discussion’ with France says Psaki
  • French ambassador will return to US as Biden, Macron seek to restore ‘confidence’ • FRANCE 24
  • Biden to Meet Macron in October to Mend Ties After Submarine Deal
  • UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson tells French President to “get a grip” – BBC News
  • In This Story: Russia

    Russia, or the Russian Federation, is a transcontinental country located in Eastern Europe and Northern Asia. It extends from the Baltic Sea in the west to the Pacific Ocean in the east, and from the Arctic Ocean in the north to the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea in the south.

    Russia spans more than one-eighth of the Earth’s inhabited land area, stretching eleven time zones, and bordering 16 sovereign nations. Moscow is the country’s capital.

    The Soviet Union was dissolved in 1991 and since 1993 Russia been governed as a federal semi-presidential republic. Russia is a major great power, with the world’s second-most powerful military, and the fourth-highest military expenditure. As a recognised nuclear-weapon state, the country possesses the world’s largest stockpile of nuclear weapons.

    3 Recent Items: Russia

  • Ukrainian president’s top aide survives assassination attempt, says government “not intimidated”
  • Iranian president: Sanctions are U.S.’s mechanism of war
  • Russia was behind Litvinenko assassination, European court finds • FRANCE 24 English
  • Leave a Comment

    We don't require your email address now, just your name. BUT, if you do add it, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.