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UKRAINE

343,498

Total Cases

6,391

Total Deaths

141,508

Total Recovered

195,599

Total Active Cases

+102

New Deaths

+6,088

New Cases


via kyivpost10/22/2020

Despite pandemic, Ukrainian tourists flood Turkey during vacation season | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

Open for Ukrainians since July 1, Turkey has become a hot spot for tourists, with more than 500,000 Ukrainians flocking to its resorts in spite of the coronavirus pandemic. Ukrainian Yana Lukiya, 23, and Canadian-born Michael Lahoda, 26, tech entrepreneurs who live in Kyiv, were among them. At the end of August, the couple went […]

via kyivpost10/22/2020

Kyiv registers record number of 631 new COVID-19 cases per day | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

In Kyiv over the past day, the largest number of 631 patients with coronavirus (COVID-19) disease for the whole period of the pandemic has been laboratory-confirmed, Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko has said. “Some 15 patients died. In total, coronavirus has claimed the lives of 642 Kyiv residents. There are already 32,500 confirmed cases of COVID-19 […]

via menafn10/21/2020

Ukraine- CEC: COVID-19 'red zone' is not reason to cancel elections - MENAFN.COM

Declaring populated localities COVID-19 red zone or other types of epidemiological zones is not a reason to cancel local elections on October 25.

 'The Electoral Code does not provide for a possibility to suspend or cancel the election process in the context of declaring certain zones either ‘red' or ‘yellow', Serhiy Postivyi, a member

via kyivpost10/21/2020

Ex-speaker of the Rada Lytvyn infected with COVID-19 | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

Former twice chairman of the Verkhovna Rada, MP of four convocations Volodymyr Lytvyn fell ill with COVID-19 coronavirus disease. “Focusing on helping my fellow countrymen in countering the coronavirus, I myself tested positive for COVID. Take care of yourself, your family and friends. I wish health and no coronavirus to everyone,” Lytvyn wrote on his […]


via kyivpost10/20/2020

Zelensky: Ukraine to impose lockdown if daily COVID-19 cases exceed 9500 | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

President Volodymyr Zelensky has announced that Ukraine will return to a strict lockdown should the daily number of new COVID-19 cases exceed 9,500, a decision that he says would “stop” the economy. Zelensky’s announcement, made during a meeting with religious leaders on Oct. 19, came after new coronavirus cases had risen sharply for over a […]

via arabnews10/19/2020

Ukrainian fitness influencer who branded COVID-19 a hoax dies from virus after trip to Turkey - Arab News

LONDON: A fitness influencer who branded the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) a hoax has died after contracting the virus during a trip to Turkey. Father-of-three Dmitriy Stuzhuk had woken up with a swollen neck and breathing difficulties and was hospitalized on returning to his native Ukraine.

via kyivpost10/19/2020

UNIAN: Over 8800 COVID-19 cases, 178 fatalities reported in occupied Crimea | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

Experts from the Crimean Human Rights Group (CHRG) say 8,810 COVID-19 cases, including 178 fatalities, have been registered in Russian-occupied Crimea since the start of the coronavirus epidemic. Read more here. Found a spelling error? Let us know – highlight it and press Ctrl + Enter.

via kyivpost10/22/2020

Ukrainian researchers: Mass death from COVID-19 imminent without government action | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

The Ukrainian government must rapidly impose more quarantine measures to prevent a tragedy. If restrictions are not intensified, 20,000 people will die of COVID-19 by the end of the year, according to modeling by the Kyiv School of Economics (KSE). “Gradually all oblasts will move to the red zone,” Pavlo Kovtonyuk, head of the Center […]

via kyivpost10/22/2020

UNIAN: 256 new COVID-19 cases recorded in Crimea | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

Experts from the Crimean Human Rights Group (CHRG) say 8,953 COVID-19 cases, including 181 fatalities, have been registered in Russian-occupied Crimea since the start of the coronavirus epidemic. Read more here. Found a spelling error? Let us know – highlight it and press Ctrl + Enter.


via waow10/20/2020

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's falsehoods on virus, taxes and Bidens - WAOW

WASHINGTON (AP) — Back fully campaigning after COVID-19 sidelined him, President Donald Trump returned to familiar form, spreading a litany of falsehoods. Over the weekend, he asserted yet again the virus was “rounding the corner” when it isn’t, misrepresented Democratic rival Joe Biden’s tax proposals and resurrected unfounded claims about Biden and the business dealings

via kyivpost10/20/2020

COVID-19 in Ukraine: 5469 new cases, 113 deaths, 173788 active cases | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

Ukraine has registered 5,469 new COVID-19 cases as of 9 a.m. on Oct. 20, bringing the total number of cases in the country since the start of the pandemic to 309,107. In the past 24 hours, 113 people have died, 3,044  have recovered and 841 were hospitalized. As of Oct. 16, 22,240 COVID-19 patients were […]

via arabnews10/19/2020

Ukrainian fitness influencer dies from COVID-19 after trip to Turkey despite claiming virus did not exist - Arab News

LONDON: A fitness influencer who branded the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) a hoax has died after contracting the virus during a trip to Turkey. Father-of-three Dmitriy Stuzhuk had woken up with a swollen neck and breathing difficulties and was hospitalized on returning to his native Ukraine.

via globaltimes.cn10/19/2020

TCM hailed by former Ukrainian PM after treatment - Global Times

After recovering from being seriously ill with COVID-19, former Ukrainian prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko became a fan of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) and called on the international society to earnestly study TCM and apply it to the fight against COVID-19 and other diseases.


via news.yahoo10/22/2020

Ukraine reports daily record of 7,053 coronavirus cases - Yahoo News

Ukraine registered a daily record of 7,053 COVID-19 cases, the national security council said on Thursday, up from a previous record of 6,719 on Wednesday. The council said 116 new coronavirus-related deaths were registered in the past day. Ukraine has recorded over 5,000 new coronavirus cases almost

via kyivpost10/21/2020

Georgia records 1351 new COVID-19 cases, 14 deaths | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

TBILISI – Doctors in Georgia have identified 1,351 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, bringing the country’s total case count to 21,208, the Georgian Health Ministry said on Oct. 21. Georgia reported 1,194 new COVID-19 cases on Oct. 20. Another 14 coronavirus-related deaths have been registered in Georgia in the past 24 […]

via menafn10/20/2020

Ukraine- Health Ministry intends to increase daily number of COVID-19 tests - MENAFN.COM

The Health Ministry is planning to increase the average number of PCR tests to detect COVID-19 up to 75,000 per day.

Health Minister Maksym Stepanov stated this in his speech in the Verkhovna Rada on October 20, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.

Today we conduct at least 30,000 tests per day. We know that there will be 50,000, and then 75,000 t

via menafn10/19/2020

Ukraine- Tymoshenko calls for creation of COVID-19 headquarters headed by Zelensky - MENAFN.COM

The head of the Batkivshchyna faction in Ukraine's parliament, Yulia Tymoshenko, has called on the Verkhovna Rada to adopt a resolution on October 20 to protect all vital systems of the country from the negative consequences of the coronavirus pandemic and new biological threats.

She stated this at a briefing in parliament on Monday, October 19, accordin