As the number of critically ill coronavirus patients rises in Germany, hospitals are seeking to recruit volunteers to address staffing shortages in Intensive Care Units.
Russia and India have reached an agreement to mass-produce doses of the Sputnik V vaccine against COVID-19. Moscow's sovereign wealth fund is behind the project, alongside an Indian pharmaceutical firm.
Hospital beds are in short supply in several regions, as Russia faces record COVID-19 numbers. Many people are receiving treatment at home. Now locals in Siberia have united to get doctors to their patients faster.
Germany has again stepped in to prevent intensive care facilities in eastern France from being overwhelmed. The two countries have again reported record daily rises in cases. Follow DW for the latest.
No sooner had the news of a vaccine breakthrough made the headlines, misinformation about forced vaccinations, DNA alterations, and fake scientist Twitter accounts made the rounds. DW Fact Check examines the claims.
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