Ukraine prolongs quarantine until Aug 31
The Cabinet of Ministers, Ukraine's government, has extended the adaptive quarantine until August 31.
The relevant resolution was adopted at a government meeting on Wednesday, an UNIAN correspondent reports.
"This is a new resolution. It is proposed to apply it from August 1 to August 31. It will establish quarantine across country," Ukrainian Health Minister Maksym Stepanov said before the decision was adopted.
"Depending on the epidemic situation in the region or certain administrative territorial units, a green, yellow, orange or red level of COVID-19 spread threat shall be established," he added.
As UNIAN reported earlier, 829 new cases of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 were reported in Ukraine in the past day, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 60,995 as of the morning of July 22.