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The number of COVID-19 coronavirus cases registered in the Armed Forces of Ukraine rose by 129 as of the morning of November 17.

"As of 10:00 Kyiv time on November 17, some 2,401 people in the Armed Forces of Ukraine had acute respiratory illness COVID-19 caused by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. In total, 5,614 people have recovered and 24 have died during the pandemic," the press service of the Medical Force Command of the Armed Forces of Ukraine wrote on Facebook on November 17. "Some 129 new COVID-19 cases were registered in the past 24 hours."

Read alsoPM Shmyhal hails weekend quarantine, says it helps slash new COVID-19 casesOf those newly-infected, 107 people have been hospitalized, while another 41 are self-isolating, undergoing treatment at home under doctors' supervision. Currently, their state of health is satisfactory.

Some 368 servicemen are now isolated (including self-isolation). The number of those whose isolation term is expiring in the next three days is 158 people.

COVID-19 in Ukraine: Latest

  • As many as 11,968 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Ukraine in the past day as of the morning of November 17.
  • The total number of COVID-19 cases confirmed since the start of the epidemic in the country has reached 557,657.