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Some 564 new cases of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 were reported in Ukraine in the past day, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 49,607 as of the morning of July 7.

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"According to the Public Health Center, there were 49,607 laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ukraine as of 09:00 Kyiv time on July 7. Of them, 564 cases were reported in the past 24 hours," Ukraine's Health Ministry said on Facebook in its morning update on July 7.

The overall death toll is 1,283 people.

As many as 22,193 patients have already recovered.

The overall incidence per region is the following:

6,445 in Lviv region;

5,665 in the city of Kyiv;

5,032 in Chernivtsi region;

4,228 in Rivne region;

3,458 in Zakarpattia region;

2,809 in Kyiv region;

2,788 in Volyn region;

2,744 in Ivano-Frankivsk region;

2,416 in Kharkiv region;

2,108 in Ternopil region;

1,979 cases in Vinnytsia region;

1,919 in Odesa region;

1,469 in Zhytomyr region;

1,116 in Dnipropetrovsk region;

842 in Khmelnytsky region;

686 in Donetsk region (Ukrainian-controlled districts);

678 in Cherkasy region;

663 in Kirovohrad region;

598 in Zaporizhia region;

576 in Chernihiv region;

461 in Mykolayiv region;

325 in Poltava region;

321 in Sumy region;

196 in Kherson region;

85 in Luhansk region (Ukrainian-controlled districts).

Data from Russia-occupied areas – the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, the city of Sevastopol, parts of Donetsk and Luhansk regions – is not available.

A total of 731,858 polymerase chain reaction (PCR) tests have been conducted.

COVID-19 tests were conducted by the Public Health Center's virological reference laboratory and regional laboratories. As of the morning of July 7, 2020, the Center had received 871 reports of suspected cases. In total, there have been 96,186 reports on suspected COVID-19 since the beginning of 2020.