Putin says coronavirus situation in Russia 'fully under control'

Russian President Vladimir Putin praised the country's efforts to combat the coronavirus pandemic on Sunday, saying the coronavirus situation in Russia is fully under control. 

"All levels of government work dynamically, in an organized, responsible manner. The situation is under full control. Our entire society is united in the face of a common threat," Putin said in a statement published on the Kremlin's website.

According to the latest data from the Johns Hopkins University, to date, Russia has registered over 36,790 confirmed COVID-19 cases with 313 deaths.