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The number of COVID-19 coronavirus cases registered in the Armed Forces of Ukraine rose by 28 as of the morning of October 12.

"As of 10:00 Kyiv time on October 12, some 919 people in the Armed Forces of Ukraine had acute respiratory illness COVID-19 caused by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. In total, 2,830 people have recovered and 11 have died during the pandemic," the press service of the Medical Force Command of the Armed Forces of Ukraine wrote on Facebook on October 12. "Some 28 new COVID-19 cases were registered in the past 24 hours."

Read alsoEducation ministry recommends distance learning in universities until Nov 15Of those newly-infected, eight people have been hospitalized, while another 20 are self-isolating, undergoing treatment at home under doctors' supervision. Currently, their state of health is satisfactory.

Some 479 servicemen are now isolated (including self-isolation). The number of those whose isolation term is expiring in the next three days is 61 people.

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