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The Ukrainian government has confirmed 4,576 new daily active COVID-19 cases as of the morning of January 3.

Of these, 158 children and 172 medical workers got infected, the Health Ministry reported on its Telegram channel.

The latest figures are even lower than those reported on the previous day when Ukraine recorded 5,038 new cases.

At the same time, only 14,576 tests were run on Saturday, while on Friday there were 17,930 tests.

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Since the onset of the pandemic in Ukraine, 1,074,093 people have been infected. Of these, 728,865 recovered and 18,854 died.

Over the past day, the largest number of confirmed cases was registered in Mykolaiv (454), Lviv (433), Odesa (426), and Dnipropetrovsk (404) regions, as well as the city of Kyiv (370).

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