The number of COVID-19 patients in Ukraine has exceeded 43,000 / Photo from UNIAN

The total number of the confirmed coronavirus cases in Ukraine has exceeded 43,000, as the number of newly confirmed COVID-19 cases per day steeply declined to 646 patients as of June 29, 2020.

In total, there have been 43,628 COVID-19 patients from the beginning of the epidemic in Ukraine, according to the interactive map of Ukraine's National Security and Defense Council.

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Of them, 19,027 patients have already recovered, 23,454 people are still ill.

The total death toll was 1,147.

In the past day, there were 18 deaths, while 93 COVID-19 patients recovered.

As UNIAN reported earlier, the number of new confirmed cases in the past 24 hours as of June 28 was 917.