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The number of COVID-19 coronavirus cases registered in the Armed Forces of Ukraine rose by 36 as of the morning of September 12.

"As of 10:00 Kyiv time on September 12, some 636 people in the Armed Forces of Ukraine had acute respiratory illness COVID-19 caused by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. In total, 1,518 people have recovered and six have died during the pandemic," the press service of the Medical Force Command of the Armed Forces of Ukraine wrote on Facebook on September 12. "Thirty-six new COVID-19 cases were registered in the past 24 hours."

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Some 708 servicemen are now isolated (including self-isolation). The number of those whose isolation term is expiring in the next three days is 99 people.

Background

  • Ukraine said 3,103 new active COVID-19 cases had been confirmed across the country in the past 24 hours as of September 12, 2020.
  • The total number of confirmed cases grew to 151,859.