The Government of Ukraine tightens restrictions on border to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
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There could have been more patients with coronavirus in Ukraine if quarantine measures were not introduced in the country, President Volodymyr Zelensky has said.
The U.S. Embassy in Ukraine demands that Russia must stop blocking Ukrainian media resources in occupied Crimea and Donbas.
The number of Kyiv residents infected with the coronavirus Covid-19 has grown to 267 people, according to Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
The first coronavirus death has been registered in Donetsk region.
The Ukrainian Health Ministry expects it will start to receive Ukrainian-made polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test kits as soon as next week.
Fifteen Ukrainian nationals abroad have recovered from the coronavirus Covid-19, five Ukrainians have died, according to the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry.
More than 9,000 Ukrainians have returned to Ukraine from abroad over the past 24 hours, the State Border Guard Service has reported.
Ukraine has 1,319 laboratory-confirmed Covid-19 cases, according to the Public Health Centre of the Health Ministry of Ukraine.
04 April 2020
Ukraine has 1,096 laboratory-confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the Public Health Centre of the Health Ministry of Ukraine reports.
03 April 2020
The Cabinet of Ministers has instructed regional state administrations and Kyiv City State Administration to introduce a special regime at entrances to and exits from the regions and to deploy checkpoints with the involvement of servicemen and law enforcement officers.
Additional measures to protect Ukrainians during the Easter holidays have been discussed at a daily conference call chaired by Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to combat the spread of coronavirus, the press service of the head of state has reported.
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Republic of Germany to Ukraine Anka Feldhusen has handed over the equipment worth EUR 175 thousand to the Ukrainian State Emergency Service, which will help fight the coronavirus spread in the country.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has decided to ban walking in groups of more than two people, except for those who accompany children, in order to contain the coronavirus outbreak.
The number of Kyiv residents infected with the coronavirus Covid-19 has grown to 189 people, according to Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
The Ukrainian Health Ministry has predicted that coronavirus cases in Ukraine will peak in the near future.
Ukraine has 942 laboratory-confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the Public Health Centre of the Health Ministry of Ukraine reports.
Ukraine's Embassy in the United States has asked Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk to provide medical ventilators to Ukraine.
Almost half of Ukrainians have a positive attitude to President Volodymyr Zelensky, according to a survey conducted by Kyiv International Institute of Sociology.
02 April 2020
Ukraine's Ministry of Digital Transformation has launched the Diia online public services portal, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Digital Transformation Mykhailo Fedorov has reported on his Telegram channel.
Donetsk Regional State Administration has allocated UAH 133 million for the fight against coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the region.
A Ukrainian citizen has contracted coronavirus in the Netherlands, Ukrainian Ambassador to the Netherlands Vsevolod Chentsov has said in an interview with Ukrinform.
Twelve patients in Kyiv city have recovered from the coronavirus, according to Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
The number of Kyiv residents infected with the coronavirus Covid-19 has grown to 161 people, according to Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
All laboratories in Ukraine will be provided with domestic coronavirus tests, and the mass production of such tests will begin next week, Deputy Health Minister, Ukraine's Chief Sanitary Doctor Viktor Liashko has said.
One patient infected with coronavirus disease COVID-19 has been reported in the Ukrainian Armed Forces, and 140 people have been placed in isolation, the press service of the medical forces command of the Ukrainian Armed Forces has reported.
Ukraine has 804 laboratory-confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the Public Health Centre of the Health Ministry of Ukraine reports.
01 April 2020
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has strengthened requirements for restrictive measures in connection with the quarantine.
About 49% of Ukrainians would support a possible imposition of the state of emergency in Ukraine due to coronavirus pandemic.
Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko says the city has 380 medical ventilators.
Mobile hospitals may be established in Ukraine due to the spread of COVID-19.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said he does not rule out a team of Ukrainian doctors will be sent to Italy to help fight coronavirus disease COVID-19.
An aircraft arrived at Boryspil International Airport (Kyiv) delivering from China to Ukraine another 100,000 PCR tests for coronavirus, 40,000 reusable glasses, medical masks and equipment for ventilators.
Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko has stated that farmers’ markets in the city will remain closed.
Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko has stated that farmers’ markets in the city will remain closed.
Participants in a daily conference call chaired by Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on the fight against the spread of coronavirus have considered introducing more stringent quarantine measures, the press service of the head of state has reported.
As of April 1, 132 coronavirus cases have been already confirmed in Kyiv.
The so-called “authorities” in the occupied Crimea endorsed a decision to establish a checkpoint on the Kerch Bridge at 00:00 on April 2 in order to counter the spread of coronavirus infection.
The number of healthcare workers diagnosed with coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the Monastyryska district of Ukraine's Ternopil region has reached 32, Deputy Chairman of Ternopil Regional State Administration Pavlo Dron has said on Facebook.
The State Agency for Tourism Development of Ukraine will begin to operate in full from April 1, 2020, according to the agency’s chairman Maryana Oleskiv.
Thirty-two Ukrainian citizens infected with the coronavirus Covid-19 are undergoing medical treatment abroad, according to the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry.
Nearly 15% of the confirmed coronavirus cases in Ukraine have been among people between 11-30 years old, according to the Health Ministry.
The number of officially confirmed COVID-19 cases in Ukraine has reached 669 as of early April 1, according to the Public Health Centre of the Health Ministry of Ukraine.
Ukrainian border guards are expecting 200,000 Ukrainian citizens to come home for Easter, Chairman of the State Border Guard Service Serhiy Deineko has said.
Social Policy Minister Maryna Lazebna held a meeting with representatives of the Red Cross Society and discussed the issues of cooperation during the COVID-19 quarantine, the ministry’s press service wrote on Facebook.
The Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) has established an International Task Force to provide support to Ukrainian communities around the world during the COVID-19 pandemic.
OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, Harlem Désir, has called on the Ukrainian government not to cut the funding of the National Public Broadcasting Company of Ukraine (UA:PBC).
A third of Ukrainian migrant workers in Poland have been affected by the coronavirus pandemic, they are complaining about restrictions and income cuts, according to Wirtualne Media, with reference to a poll conducted by IRCenter.
31 March 2020
Two more people infected with the coronavirus COVID-19 have died in Chernivtsi region, Chernivtsi Regional State Administration has reported on Facebook.
Ukraine currently has 61 observation facilities for Ukrainians arriving from abroad.
The Ukrainian Health Ministry is doing its best to prevent the peak incidence of coronavirus in Ukraine, Deputy Health Minister, Ukraine's Chief Sanitary Doctor Viktor Liashko has said.
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), together with the Government of Ukraine, will identify priority areas for the application of USD 1.2 million allocated for the fight against coronavirus.
The number of Kyiv residents infected with the coronavirus Covid-19 has grown to 107 people, according to Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
Newly-appointed health minister outlines his priorities: Combating coronavirus and completing medical reform
Newly-appointed Health Minister of Ukraine Maksym Stepanov outlines the fight against coronavirus and the completion of medical reform as the priorities of his activity.
Ukraine has 549 laboratory-confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
Thirty Ukrainian citizens infected with the coronavirus Covid-19 are undergoing medical treatment abroad, according to the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry.
Ukraine's Honorary Consul in Croatia Nikola Turcic has died, the Embassy of Ukraine in Croatia has reported on its Twitter account.
30 March 2020
Some 100,000 PCR tests have been delivered to Ukraine from South Korea to detect coronavirus, the press service of the Office of the President of Ukraine has said.
Another patient infected with coronavirus has died in Chernivtsi, Chernivtsi Mayor Oleksiy Kaspruk has reported on his Facebook page.