Russia Approves a Vaccine Before Completing Trials

Coronavirus Live Updates: Russia Approves a Vaccine Before Completing Trials

Aug. 11, 2020, 5:44 a.m. ET The first-of-its-kind announcement comes amid international concerns that the country is rushing approval for political purposes. Britain’s drive to open schools may come at a cost to other businesses. Here’s what you need to know: A Russian health care regulator has become the first in the world to approve a vaccine against the coronavirus, President Vladimir V.

By Miki