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USA: Russian plane with medical aid unloaded at JFK airport02:02

USA: Russian plane with medical aid unloaded at JFK airport

United States, New York City
April 1, 2020 at 21:23 GMT -00:00 · Published

A Russian military plane with the equipment to fight the coronavirus pandemic was unloaded at New York City's JFK airport on Wednesday. The Russian aid was sent to the US to help with the virus surge.

The Russian and US officials can be seen greeting each other as the aid packages are being unloaded through an access ramp to the aircraft hold with the help of a forklift truck and several operators.

The US is the country with the most coronavirus cases. According to the latest Johns Hopkins University data, the US has registered 209,071​ cases with 4,633 deaths.

Russia also sent medical personnel and equipment to Italy last week.

USA: Russian plane with medical aid unloaded at JFK airport02:02
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A Russian military plane with the equipment to fight the coronavirus pandemic was unloaded at New York City's JFK airport on Wednesday. The Russian aid was sent to the US to help with the virus surge.

The Russian and US officials can be seen greeting each other as the aid packages are being unloaded through an access ramp to the aircraft hold with the help of a forklift truck and several operators.

The US is the country with the most coronavirus cases. According to the latest Johns Hopkins University data, the US has registered 209,071​ cases with 4,633 deaths.

Russia also sent medical personnel and equipment to Italy last week.

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