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The number of COVID-19 coronavirus cases registered in the Armed Forces of Ukraine rose by 42 as of the morning of November 16.

"As of 10:00 Kyiv time on November 16, some 2,448 people in the Armed Forces of Ukraine had acute respiratory illness COVID-19 caused by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. In total, 5,439 people have recovered and 23 have died during the pandemic," the press service of the Medical Force Command of the Armed Forces of Ukraine wrote on Facebook on November 16. "Some 42 new COVID-19 cases were registered in the past 24 hours."

Read alsoWeekend quarantine enforced in Ukraine: List of bans on Saturdays, SundaysOf those newly-infected, one person has been hospitalized, while another 41 are self-isolating, undergoing treatment at home under doctors' supervision. Currently, their state of health is satisfactory.

Some 330 servicemen are now isolated (including self-isolation). The number of those whose isolation term is expiring in the next three days is 125 people.

COVID-19 in Ukraine: Latest

  • As many as 9,832 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Ukraine in the past day as of the morning of November 16.
  • The total number of COVID-19 cases confirmed since the start of the epidemic in the country has reached 545,689.