"As of today, the Public Health Center has received nine reports of Covid-2019 suspicion, laboratory tests at the Virology Reference Laboratory are ongoing," the statement says.
It is also noted that Ukraine is ready for the treatment of people infected with the coronavirus.
"Ukraine is ready to receive and treat patients with Covid-19. We have infectious boxes, about 12,000 beds in infectious hospitals, 2,000 infectious disease doctors and 5,000 other medical officers working in infectious hospitals and infectious boxes,” the Ministry of Health noted.
As we reported earlier, Ukraine will cancel public events in the near future due to the outbreak of coronavirus in Ukraine. It was stated by Deputy Minister of Health and Chief Sanitary Doctor Viktor Liashko
“Unfortunately, we will have to introduce restrictive anti-epidemic measures in the near future,” he said.