Covid-19: Ukrainian cabinet announces quarantine all over the country 11 March 2020, 20:05

A three-weeks-long quarantine is introduced in Ukraine. The restrictions are nationwide and concern education establishments, kindergartens, schools and universities. Mass events, such as cinema and theater performances are suspended as well. The Cabinet made the respective decision on Wednesday. It will take effect the following day, on March 12.

The government also ruled that sport events may be held but there will be no visitors. Healthcare Ministry and the State Border Guard agreed to reduce the number of entry-exit checkpoints on the border; it will be four times less than the normal one.


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