Nowadays the number of people infected with HIV in Russia is about 1,5 million people
In the last ten years reached ten percent. Federal russian press states that more than 100 000 people, who live in Russia, foreigners from Near East in the main part, suffer from the lack of drugs. Consequently about 20 percent keep on dying each year from AIDS because of that lack of drugs, other STI ot they commit suicide.
6 regions are in the most dangerous situations - Moscow, St. Petersburg, Yekaterinburg, Moscow oblast, Krasnoyarsk kray, and the Khanty-Mansiisk Autonomous District.
We should understand now, that HIV infection could spread now not only amond drug users, prostitututes, gays/lesbians as it used to do before, but also migrants, pregnant women, homeless people are also in a very perilous position.
Drug addiction and unprotected sex are the easiest way to get HIV-infection.
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev stated that spread of HIV should be prevented and patients with AIDS should be treated the right way.