Abroad, more than 17,000 Ukrainian citizens have turned to Ukrainian diplomatic institutions for help under the protection system.
This was reported by the press service of the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry on Facebook.
“17,305 Ukrainian citizens have turned to foreign diplomatic institutions for help under the Zashchita aid system,” the statement said.
162 Ukrainians undergo treatment for COVID-19, 45 – recovered. The death toll remains unchanged in recent days – 7.
As Ukrinform reported, since March 12, 2020, quarantine has been introduced in Ukraine as part of the fight against the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus infection. Now the quarantine has been extended until May 11, 2020.
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Since March 28, Ukraine has completely closed the border for scheduled flights, including aviation. On April 7, it is forbidden to cross the border on foot. You can only enter the territory of Ukraine by car. There are 19 open checkpoints for crossing.
From March 24, the acceptance and dispatch of aircraft carrying passengers is prohibited at all airports except Boryspil.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru