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The number of COVID-19 coronavirus cases registered in the Armed Forces of Ukraine rose by 63 as of the morning of October 7.

"As of 10:00 Kyiv time on October 7, 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 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 7. "Sixty-three new COVID-19 cases were registered in the past 24 hours."

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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.

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  • Ukraine said 4,753 new active COVID-19 cases had been confirmed across the country in the past 24 hours as of October 7, 2020.
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