On May 27, 2020, Moscow Mayor, Sergey Sobyanin signed Decrees №61-УМ and №62-УМ which on the one hand extend the present lockdown regime until June 14, 2020, and on the other hand ease or abolish some of the restrictions.
On 10 April 2020, the Mayor of Moscow, Sergey Sobyanin signed Decree 42-УМ introducing further measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
From April 13 to April 19, 2020, a number of additional prohibitions and restrictions are introduced in Moscow.
The Russian government has just approved amendments to the Rules of the fire safety regime, according to which using open fire on balconies and loggias is considered to be undesirable from October 1, 2019. It does not mean that smoking on balconies is forbidden, but however, the Russian Emergencies Ministry reminds about not forgetting to think about safety of the others.