The evacuation of Ukrainians from Hubei province has been postponed. Currently, there are ongoing preparations for the next stage to take place. The Ukrainian side examines medical facilities that are supposed to host the patients for a two-week-long quarantine. Zoryana Skaletska, the Healthcare Minister said this. She also reported that before getting on an aircraft, Ukrainians are supposed to get special documents. By signing them, they agree to be placed under quarantine.
About 50 of 80 Ukrainians who are now in China said they wanted to go home. During the previous two flights, about 350 people returned from Hainan island to Ukraine. None of them carried coronavirus.
Earlier, Skaletska said that the Healthcare Ministry expects humanitarian aid for 1,500 testings of provided test systems diagnosis of coronavirus. “As for today, we expect more humanitarian aid for 1,500 testings of provided test systems. Besides, we have purchased test systems for 25-30 testing, which are enough for today, considering the fact that the dynamics of the situation of suspicion on the disease, when we only study, is small,” Skaletska reported.