After training in military educational establishments in the Republic of Lithuania, 15 members of the Land Forces and 2 members of the Navy of the Armed Forces of Ukraine returned to Ukraine in accordance with all necessary quarantine measures.
This was reported by the press service of the command of the medical forces of the armed forces.
“In view of the situation of quarantine measures in the countries of Europe and Ukraine, the Main Directorate for Military Cooperation and Verification of the Armed Forces of Ukraine has taken coordination measures to return these troops to Ukraine “, the statement said.
As indicated, by bus from the Republic of Lithuania, in transit through the territory of the Republic of Poland, on the evening of April 8, the Ukrainian army was brought to the border crossing point of Korcheva-Krakovets. On the Ukrainian side of the border, they were greeted by representatives of the Western Region Military Medical Medical Center, who, along with specialists from the 28th Regional Health and Epidemiology Administration, conducted a preliminary medical examination.
“After examination, no sign of illness or increase in body temperature was detected among the staff arrived,” said the press service.
At the same time, in accordance with the prescriptions of the decree of the Ministry of Health and the order of the medical officer of health of the Ministry of Defense, people returning from business trips abroad and having no sign of illness are subject to a compulsory observation of 14 days. Therefore, the leadership of the Armed Forces of Ukraine decided to carry out an observation of these soldiers on the basis of the center for medical rehabilitation and treatment in the Truskavetsky sanatorium, which has the capacity to receive approximately 500 people simultaneously.
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As reported, the morning of April 9 in Ukraine, according to the Ministry of Health, 1892 cases of COVID-19 coronavirus were recorded, including 57 fatal, 45 patients recovered. During the day, 224 new cases were recorded.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru