Experts from the Crimean Human Rights Group (CHRG) say 1,171 COVID-19 cases, including 37 fatalities, have been registered in Russian-occupied Crimea since the start of the coronavirus pandemic.

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"Some 12 new COVID-19 cases were recorded in Crimea and the city of Sevastopol in the past day," the CHRG said on Facebook on July 14, referring to the occupying authorities' data.

In total, 282 coronavirus cases, including five fatalities, have been confirmed in Sevastopol since the start of the pandemic.

As UNIAN reported earlier, 638 new cases of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 were reported in Ukraine in the past day, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 54,771 as of the morning of July 14.