5 September 2020

• India reports surpassing four million coronavirus infections.
• France reports 9,000 new cases of coronavirus, a record daily increase.
• Germany considers shortening quarantine from 14 to 5 days, saying that more people will be likely to follow it, and that most people are no longer infectious five days after their symptoms begin. Source
• Moscow’s mayor, Sergei Sobyanin, announces that large-scale trials of Sputnik V will begin in a week. Source
• US intelligence agencies report that China, Iran and Russia are attempting to steal coronavirus vaccine data from pharmaceutical corporations and universities, while British intelligence officials report Russian hackers attempting to steal vaccine research from the US, Canada and Britain. Source

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