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Ukraine's Health Ministry says no Ukrainian region is still ready for lifting COVID-19 curbs.

The epidemiological situation as of October 23 did not let the city of Kyiv and all 24 regions enter the next stage of easing the coronavirus-related quarantine, the ministry said on its website.

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Such criteria reflect measures to control the spread of the virus, hospitals' capacities, and the ability of the healthcare system as a whole to counter the spread of COVID-19, the ministry said.

COVID-19 in Ukraine: Latest

  • Ukraine said 7,517 new active COVID-19 cases had been confirmed across the country in the past 24 hours as of October 24, 2020, marking yet another highest daily rise.
  • The total number of confirmed cases grew to 330,396.
  • As many as 137,578 patients, including 2,680 in the past day, have recovered.
  • The death toll has hit 6,164 with 121 fatalities recorded in the past day.