Prime Minister of Ukraine Oleksiy Honcharuk instructed the Foreign Ministry, State Emergency Situations, Ministry of Defense, Ministry of Infrastructure to quickly develop a plan and organize the evacuation of Ukrainians from China due to coronavirus. The prime minister announced this information in Telegram.
"The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the State Emergency Situations, the Ministry of Defense and the Ministry of Infrastructure should quickly develop a plan and organize the evacuation of Ukrainian citizens from China due to an outbreak," - Honcharuk wrote.
As the prime minister noted, on Monday morning he should have a clear plan of measures from the Ministry of Health on preventing the virus from spreading and spreading it on the territory of Ukraine.
The government is also considering the feasibility of establishing a high preparedness regime within the framework of a unified state system of civil protection.
"The safety of Ukrainians around the world is task No. 1 for the government," - the prime minister added.
As we reported before, the World Health Organization believes that Ukraine might cope with the epidemic of coronavirus. Jarno Habicht, the WHO representative in Ukraine said so during the briefing in Kyiv.
He commented on the emergency that was announced due to the spread of the deadly virus beyond China. The Organization is most concerned about the countries with a weak healthcare system.