From August 7, citizens of Ukraine are allowed to cross into Hungary with no restrictions earlier imposed due to the coronavirus spread.
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Verkhovna Rada Commissioner for Human Rights Liudmyla Denisova has called on the international community to increase diplomatic and sanctions pressure on the Russian Federation and to condemn actions violating the rights of the faithful with the Orthodox Church of Ukraine (OCU) in the temporarily occupied Crimea.
On Sunday, August 8, a total of 51,445 people were vaccinated for COVID-19 across Ukraine, while 2,401,647 people were fully immunized.
Ukraine has recorded 300 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 2,259,451, the Ukrainian Health Ministry has reported on Facebook.
07 August 2021
Finland will open its borders to Ukrainians the next Monday, August 9.
A total of 170,602 people were vaccinated against COVID-19 in Ukraine on August 6.
Ukraine recorded 1,054 new coronavirus cases over the past day, bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 2,258,532.
06 August 2021
Some guests of the Kyiv Summit of First Ladies and Gentlemen scheduled for August 23 will participate online.
President Volodymyr Zelensky has signed off a law prohibiting the sale of medicines to minors.
As many as 500,000 foreigners have documents entitling them to a long stay in Poland, of which 55% or 277,000 are citizens of Ukraine, spokesman for the Polish Office for Foreigners Jakub Dudziak has said.
Ukraine received 54,000 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine as humanitarian aid from the Government of Lithuania. The country plans to later provide Ukraine with another 77,000 doses of this vaccine.
The epidemiological situation in Ukraine is gradually deteriorating due to the spread of the Delta variant, and a surge in COVID-19 cases is possible in two weeks, Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on Nation Health, Medical Care and Medical Insurance Mykhailo Radutskyi has said on Facebook.
A total of 167,383 people were vaccinated against COVID-19 in Ukraine on Thursday, August 5, the Ukrainian Health Ministry has reported on Facebook.
Ukraine has recorded 1,081 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 2,257,478, the Ukrainian Health Ministry has reported on Facebook.
05 August 2021
On August 3-4, 2021, the Ukrainian low-cost carrier SkyUp Airlines launched its first flights to Saudi Arabia on the Kyiv-Dammam-Kyiv and Kyiv-Riyadh-Kyiv routes.
143 cases of COVID-19 Delta variant have been officially confirmed in Ukraine.
The issue of a third COVID-19 vaccine dose will be considered if there are evidence-based recommendations.
A total of 159,121 people were vaccinated against COVID-19 in Ukraine on August 4, the Ministry of Health of Ukraine has reported on Facebook.
The Carpathian Office of Ukrainian–Polish cooperation started working in Truskavets, Lviv region.
The occupying authorities in Crimea intend to fell a total of 7,760 trees from the Red List that assesses extinction risks.
Ukraine has recorded 1,052 new coronavirus cases over the past day, bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 2,256,397.
04 August 2021
Lithuania has sent to Ukraine the first 54,000 doses of Vaxzevria (AstraZeneca) coronavirus vaccine - out of 131,000 doses that it plans to donate, according to a report posted on the website of the Lithuanian national public broadcaster LRT.
Ukrainian tourists who have biometric passports and have completed a full course of vaccinations will be able to visit French overseas territories without a visa.
Some 509,400 doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, donated by Denmark, have arrived in Ukraine, according to the Ministry of Health of Ukraine.
Promotion of Ukraine, including Ukraine NOW branding, is designed for Europeans and Americans. It does not take into account the linguistic and cultural specifics of East and Southeast Asia.
The death of Belarusian Vitaly Shishov in Kyiv has become an alarming trend of deaths involving activists under pressure from the Lukashenko regime, the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine has reported on Twitter.
Since 2017, 37 Ukrainian-language audio guides were launched in museums around the world. Ten projects were implemented over the past six months.
A total of 153,258 people were vaccinated against COVID-19 in Ukraine on Tuesday, August 3, the Ukrainian Health Ministry has reported on Facebook.
Over the past 24 hours, on August 3, a total of 984 new daily COVID-19 cases were recorded across Ukraine.
03 August 2021
Switzerland has lifted coronavirus travel restrictions for Ukrainian citizens since August 2, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine.