COVID-19: Almost 8,000 new cases reported in Ukraine.

Photo from UNIAN

Photo from UNIAN

Ukraine said 7,930 new COVID-19 cases were confirmed across the country in the past day as of April 25, 2021, including 331 minors and 98 medics.

"In the past day, 14,277 people, including 591 children and 277 healthcare workers, tested positive for the coronavirus, while 3,728 new patients were hospitalized," Ukrainian Health Minister Maksym Stepanov wrote on Facebook on Friday, April 23.

The death toll has hit 42,323 with 231 fatalities recorded in the past 24 hours, as per an interactive map of COVID-19 spread compiled by the National Security and Defense Council.

Meanwhile, 6,574 coronavirus patients recovered in the past day.

In total, 54,270 tests were run in the country in the past day.

In particular, there were 26,432 PCR (polymerase chain reaction) tests run, 6,316 ELISA (enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay) tests, and 21,522 antigen-detecting rapid diagnostic tests.

Read also COVID-19: Number of cases exceeds 2 mln since onset of epidemic as of April 23 The highest number of new confirmed cases in the past 24 hours was registered in Dnipropetrovsk region (1,034), Kharkiv region (954), Donetsk region (954), Odesa region (481), and Kyiv region (441).

Data is unavailable for the occupied Crimea and parts of Donetsk and Luhansk regions.

COVID-19 stats since onset of pandemic

Cases: 2,025, 271

Fatalities: 42,323

Recoveries: 1,572,528

Undergoing treatment at the moment: 410,420.

Ukraine ranks 16th worldwide in terms of the pace of COVID-19 spread and 18th – in terms of coronavirus-related deaths.

Some 24 mln Ukrainians to get vaccinated against COVID-19 by year-endData from Russia-occupied areas – the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, the city of Sevastopol, parts of Donetsk and Luhansk regions – is not available.

Vaccination in Ukraine

Authorities say 4,531 people were vaccinated for COVID-19 in Ukraine in the past day, on April 24, 2021.

In total, 526,916 people have been vaccinated since the launch of the nationwide COVID-19 vaccination campaign.

In the past day, most vaccinations were recorded in Kharkiv region (754).

Translation: Yevgeny Matyushenko

Unian

Read the top-news of politics in Ukraine and the world, the latest political news from the UNIAN news agency.

https://www.unian.info/

Tucker: What is the point of having a government?

Tucker: What is the point of having a government?

Tucker Carlson and Maine State Sen. Lisa Keim, R-Oxford, sound off on vaccine mandates causing mass job shortages among first responders. Subscribe to Fox News! Watch more Fox News Video: Watch Fox News Channel Live: FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24...

Stabbing of UK lawmaker Amess declared a 'terrorist incident' - DW News.

Stabbing of UK lawmaker Amess declared a 'terrorist incident' - DW News.

In the United Kingdom where the police say the death of David Amess was a terror incident. The conservative lawmaker was stabbed multiple times as he met with constituents. A 25-year-old man is in custody. Police now say their investigation has re...

College Football Rolls On As Concerns Over Covid 'Super Spreader' Events Fade.

College Football Rolls On As Concerns Over Covid 'Super Spreader' Events Fade.

NBC News' Shaquille Brewster speaks to fans and medical experts about the silver lining surrounding the 2021 college football season.  » Subscribe to NBC News: » Watch more NBC video: NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and powerful new...

Priti Patel gives statement on the death of Sir David Amess and faces questions on MPs security.

Priti Patel gives statement on the death of Sir David Amess and faces questions on MPs security.

Home Secretary Priti Patel gives a statement following the fatal stabbing of Conservative MP Sir David Amess while meeting constituents. Patel said she did not want to see an end to face-to-face meetings with MPs, believing there should be a balan...

Laura Ingraham: Biden is asleep at the wheel

Laura Ingraham: Biden is asleep at the wheel

Costs are rising, an energy crisis is looming, his team is missing and the media who should be holding him accountable is just catching on #ingrahamangle #foxnews Subscribe to Fox News! Watch more Fox News Video: Watch Fox News Channel Live: FOX N...

Climate change fuels drought, starvation worldwide - DW News.

Climate change fuels drought, starvation worldwide - DW News.

Six years ago, the UN set the goal of ending world hunger by 2030. Back then it seemed like an attainable target, but not anymore. It's now estimated that over 800 million people around the world do not have enough to eat. The island of Madagascar...