Coronavirus live news: UK records 341 more deaths; Russia reports record new cases and deaths

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8.36pm GMT

G20 leaders will on Sunday pledge to pay for a fair distribution of Covid-19 vaccines, drugs and tests around the world so that poorer countries are not left out, and to extend debt relief to them, a draft communique shows.

7.57pm GMT

The number of new coronavirus infections in France rose by 17,881 on Saturday, lower than the 22,882 reported the previous day.

The health ministry also reported 276 new deaths from the virus in hospitals over 24 hours, compared with 386 on Friday.

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Source: theguardian