Chinese coronavirus: Evacuation of Ukrainians from China underway

21:47, 30 January 2020

The first flight with the evacuated Ukrainian citizens returned from China. The civilian aircraft carrying 158 people departed from the Hainan province and landed in Boryspil airport. They had their body temperature checked. 

Another aircraft will take a number of passengers home on February 3. On the same day, Ukraine will temporarily close the air traffic with China. The Ukrainian Embassy in that country urges the citizens to leave it as soon as possible. Meanwhile, more and more countries report new cases of morbidity, as people get exposed to the Chinese coronavirus.