"At first, it was known that it was going to be the base under Kharkiv, but now it is reported that evacuated Ukrainians will be transferred to the Internal Ministry’s sanatorium in Novi Sanzhary, Poltava region. A lot of people started writing that Kharkiv was poorly adapted for such kind of operation and urged to resist the placement,” the correspondent stated.
The plane was supposed to land at Boryspil International Airport this morning. However, at this moment, the plane is flying around Kharkiv.
Ambulances and emergency service cars are waiting at Kharkiv airport.
As we reported earlier, 48 citizens of Ukraine and 29 foreigners were evacuated from the Chinese city of Wuhan: all of them were healthy. This was announced by Ukraine's Deputy Minister of Health Dmytro Koval.
"All 48 citizens of Ukraine and 29 foreigners came on board: eight - from Argentina, five – from the Dominican Republic, five - from Ecuador, four - from El Salvador, two – from Kazakhstan and Costa Rica and one citizen from other countries," he stated.