REUTERS

The number of confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus in Ukraine had risen to 942 by Friday morning.

"As of 10:00 Kyiv time on April 3, there were 942 laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ukraine, including 23 deaths, while 19 patients have recovered and been discharged from hospital," Ukraine's Health Ministry said on Facebook.

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A total of 138 new cases have been recorded over the past day.

As UNIAN reported earlier, the number of confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus in Ukraine had risen to 897 by Thursday evening.