News about coronavirus in Ukraine on July 7
COVID-19 distribution statistics in Ukraine
As of July 7, Ukraine officially reported 49 607 cases of infection with coronavirus disease, of which 564 were diagnosed on the last day. Most of all new patients were once again found in Lviv region (+144), Transcarpathia (+83) and in Kiev (+63).
In addition, 21 deaths were reported as a result of COVID-19 complications. In total, 1,283 deaths due to coronavirus infection were recorded in the country.
However, there is good news, as 22 193 patients recovered – 490 of them were discharged over the past day.
The situation with coronavirus in the regions as of July 7
Vinnytsia region – 1979 (1366 recovered); Volyn region – 2788 (873 recovered); Dnipropetrovsk region – 1116 (981 recovered); Donetsk region – 686 (173 recovered); Zhytomyr region – 1469 (994 recovered); Transcarpathian region – 3458 (1029 recovered); Zaporizhzhya region – 598 (454 recovered); Ivano-Frankivsk region – 2744 (1185 recovered); m. Kiev – 5665 (1848 recovered); Kiev region – 2809 (1522 recovered); Kirovograd region – 663 (566 recovered); Lugansk region – 85 (64 recovered); Lviv region – 6445 (971 recovered); Nikolaev region – 461 (318 recovered); Odessa region – 1919 (832 recovered); Poltava region – 325 (277 recovered); Rivne region – 4228 (2195 recovered);
Sumy region – 321 (258 recovered); Ternopil region – 2108 (1301 recovered); Kharkov region – 2416 (1237 recovered); Kherson region – 196 (184 recovered); Khmelnitsky region – 842 (602 recovered); Cherkasy region – 678 (519 recovered); Chernivtsi region – 5032 (2299 recovered); Chernihiv region – 576 (145 recovered).
COVID-19 in the ranks of the Armed Forces of Ukraine: 168 soldiers are now being treated for coronavirus, another 611 are in isolation. Since the beginning of the pandemic, 383 military personnel have overcome the disease. Unfortunately, 5 people died from complications caused by the disease.
Coronavirus among Ukrainian doctors: in general, 7,046 doctors have been infected since the start of the pandemic, 4,455 of whom have already recovered. At least 43 deaths are known among medical workers.
Top news about coronavirus in Ukraine
Ukraine is ready to withstand the second wave of COVID-19
The world is preparing for the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. Preparation continues in Ukraine. In particular, the Ministry of Health was assured of its readiness to resist a dangerous infection.
So, according to the head of the Ministry of Health Maxim Stepanov, the level of security of the country before the epidemic is much higher than it was in early March. The Ministry of Health convinces that all laboratory centers are provided with a monthly supply of test systems at full load.
In Rivne weakened quarantine
In Rivne region on July 7 the quarantine was weakened: it is allowed to resume the work of gyms, fitness centers, creative studios and partially museums. In 5 districts of the region, you can open kindergartens: Demidovsky, Radivilivsky, Koretsky, Dubrovitsky and Dubensky, except for the city of Dubno.
A prerequisite for the opening of these institutions will be strict compliance with all anti-epidemic measures.
Why Ukraine has a "high number" of incidence: an explanation of the government
The incidence rate of COVID-19 in Ukraine is 62.4 people per 100 thousand people. This indicator is due to outbreaks in certain regions, for example in the Vinnitsa region, Transcarpathia, as well as in Kiev.
At the same time, the head of the Ministry of Health, Maxim Stepanov, reported a decrease in the number of people diagnosed with pneumonia, and emphasized that all who died during this day from the consequences of COVID-19 – 21 people, had serious concomitant diseases and were in the increased risk.
Will beaches be closed in Odessa due to quarantine violation and are there any outbreaks of the disease
As you know, at the weekend of June 27-28, record crowds of vacationers were recorded on the beaches and clubs of Odessa, which is a violation of quarantine. Local authorities must control this.
According to the chief sanitary doctor Viktor Lyashko, there is no data yet how many people left Odessa with patients with COVID-19. It takes a certain period of time to pass. Since coronavirus disease has an incubation period that lasts 14 days.
The Ministry of Health will then retrospectively analyze cases of the disease in Ukraine to find out how many of those infected were on vacation. And to determine whether the case of coronavirus disease is associated with rest in Odessa, or not.
What areas cannot weaken quarantine
As of July 7, the following regions are not ready to move to the next stage of quarantine weakening:
Volyn region, Donetsk region, Transcarpathian region, Ivano-Frankivsk region, Odessa region, Rivne region, Ternopil region, Kharkov region, Chernihiv region.
Will the EU reconsider the decision on the entry of Ukrainians next week
Now Ukraine is on the list of countries of the "red zone", whose citizens are not allowed to cross the Schengen zone. The decision in favor of Ukraine next week in the EU, most likely, will not be reviewed.
Now the Foreign Ministry is working with European colleagues to “as soon as Ukraine fits into the standard, we immediately get the green light from the EU.”
What is needed for the EU to allow Ukraine entry
The criteria by which the EU decides to open its borders to citizens of other states:
The number of patients per 100 thousand population should be less than the average similar indicator in the EU. As of last week, such an indicator in the European Union amounted to 16 patients per 100 thousand of the population.
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Tips from the Foreign Ministry for tourists to countries where they are allowed to enter
First of all, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs urged to carefully check information about the possibility of entry or transit through existing official sources, in particular using an interactive map of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Contact the airline, travel agency and check the current status of quarantine restrictions in the country. Check the status of your reservation. In parallel, contact the diplomatic institution of Ukraine in the country where you planned the trip. The authorities will be able to provide the most complete and up-to-date information on restrictions; Carefully study the terms of your insurance policy. Make sure that it covers losses in case of infection with coronavirus; Take care of the availability of additional funds in case of emergency – cancellation of a flight, forced stay in the country beyond the planned period; Take with you various means of payment – payment cards, cash, etc. Take with you the necessary “personally-safe” medicines. Check your health before traveling.
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What are the restrictions for tourists in Turkey
Since July 1, Turkey has opened tourist resorts for Ukrainians. In addition to equipping the premises of institutions and hotels with disinfectants, maintaining social distance and monitoring the health of staff, there are also a number of requirements for Ukrainians at the entrance to the country. Entry conditions for Ukrainians in Turkey
While crossing the border, in Turkey you are measured at the entrance temperature. If there are no symptoms of malaise, Ukrainians are freely let in. If there are symptoms, Ukrainians are offered a free PCR test. Culeba called the important point that the Ukrainian tourist should fly to Turkey with insurance that will cover the cases of COVID-19.
That is, if before tourists flew out with a general insurance policy, now they need a policy that covers COVID-19. The convenience lies in the fact that you can buy such a policy right at the airport of Turkey – if you have arrived and you have the wrong insurance, you can get a new one.
How to do a coronavirus test before traveling abroad
An important point to consider is that only trials by PCR (polymerase chain reaction) are suitable for trips abroad.
If the country where you are going to require a certificate of the result of a coronavirus test at the border, the period between the date of arrival at the border and the test should not exceed 4 days.
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Ministry of Health refused Dynamo to let fans into the Ukrainian Cup final
The final of the Ukraine Cup for the 2019/2020 season will nevertheless take place without fans. The Ministry of Health of Ukraine refused Kiev Dynamo, which requested the opening of several sectors.
Stepanov said that at the moment the epidemiological situation in Ukraine does not allow matches to be played with fans.
World Coronavirus News July 7th
According to Johns Hopkins University, from the start of the pandemic in the world, COVID-19 was found in 11,641,640 people. 6,320,890 patients have already recovered, but 538,539 patients have died.
Top 5 countries by the number of infected
USA – 2 938 624; Brazil – 1,623,284; India – 719 664; Russia – 693,215; Peru – 305,703.
European Central Bank named major changes for global economy after pandemic
The crisis due to the coronavirus pandemic will entail a number of changes in the global economy. In particular, the transition to digitalization and automation will accelerate. Changes are also expected in the logistics and industrial industries: product supply chains will become shorter and industry more environmentally friendly.
Does asthma affect COVID-19
Rutgers scientists have proven that asthma does not increase the risk of coronavirus COVID-19 and does not affect its severity. However, elderly people with asthma, who also have high blood pressure, diabetes, or heart disease, may have severe cases of COVID-19, as well as non-asthmatics.
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Scientists have noticed a new symptom of coronavirus
Scientists from the Laboratory of Oral Histopathology, Faculty of Health, Brazilian University noticed new symptoms of coronavirus disease. It is capable of affecting the oral cavity, causing loss of taste, candidiasis and spot hemorrhages.
In addition, ulcers and inflammatory processes on the tongue and mucous membranes may appear in the oral cavity. All these manifestations are secondary and occur in the body, which is already weakened by the infection.
Coronavirus is transmitted by air
The WHO said on Tuesday that there is new data on the spread of the coronavirus COVID-19 through the air. In the coming weeks, representatives will publish more of the information they possess.
We add that earlier in the WHO it was believed that coronavirus is transmitted mainly from person to person through small drops released by an infected person from the nose or mouth when coughing, sneezing or talking.
Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaru fell ill
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaru on Tuesday, July 7, found the coronavirus.
He is known for repeatedly denying the severity of the pandemic, opposing measures to prevent its spread, and encouraging mass rallies of his supporters.
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Bolsonaru even called coronavirus a "mild cold."