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The number of COVID-19 coronavirus cases registered in the Armed Forces of Ukraine rose by 37 as of the morning of September 20.

"As of 10:00 Kyiv time on September 20, some 709 people in the Armed Forces of Ukraine had acute respiratory illness COVID-19 caused by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. In total, 1,762 people have recovered and 10 have died during the pandemic," the press service of the Medical Force Command of the Armed Forces of Ukraine wrote on Facebook on September 20. "Thirty-seven new COVID-19 cases were registered in the past 24 hours."

Read alsoHealth minister names Ukrainian regions with highest daily COVID-19 spikeOf those newly-infected, eight people have been hospitalized, while another 29 are self-isolating, undergoing treatment at home under doctors' supervision. Currently, their state of health is satisfactory.

Some 797 servicemen are now isolated (including self-isolation). The number of those whose isolation term is expiring in the next three days is 46 people.

COVID-19 in Ukraine: latest

  • Ukraine said 2,966 new active COVID-19 cases had been confirmed across the country in the past 24 hours as of September 20, 2020.
  • The total number of confirmed cases grew to 175,678.