Moscow’s schools to switch to online education due to coronavirus

Schools in Moscow and the Ulyanovsk and Sakhalin regions will soon switch to remote online learning due to a sharp increase in coronavirus cases, the Interfax news agency said, citing the Ministry of Education on Monday.

Russia’s daily count of new coronavirus cases rose to its highest level since May 12 on Monday, as authorities reported 10,888 new infections across the country, including 3,537 in Moscow.