Almost 60,000 Ukrainians return home amid coronavirus pandemic

10:55, 22 March 2020
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Ukraine's Foreign Ministry is assisting Ukrainians in returning home / REUTERS

Some 152 Ukrainians were put in quarantine in other countries, the press service of Ukraine's Foreign Ministry said.

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Another 16 citizens of Ukraine are undergoing treatment in Germany, the Dominican Republic, Italy, Poland, the United Arab Emirates, Spain, the Netherlands, and the Seychelles.

Six Ukrainians have already recovered – four in Japan, one in Italy and Poland each.

However, three Ukrainian citizens died from coronavirus abroad.

As UNIAN reported, there were 47 laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ukraine as of the evening of March 21, three of them were fatal; one patient recovered and was already discharged from hospital.

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