Ukraine’s Ministry of Health reports 97 cases of coronavirus infection.

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As of 13:30, on March 24, there are 97 laboratory-confirmed cases of Covid-19 coronavirus in Ukraine. This was announced by Deputy Health Minister of Ukraine and Chief Sanitary Doctor Viktor Lyashko during a briefing that was broadcasted by 112 Ukraine TV Channel.

"Speaking on the situation in Ukraine; the dynamics are increasing. Today we have 84 cases of coronavirus disease. If we operate on the data of the previous days, plus 13, it will already be 97 cases at the time of the briefing," Lyashko said.

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He also noted that Ukrainian scientists had created tests that were being tested at that moment. According to Ukraine’s Chief Sanitary Doctor, the accuracy of these tests does not concede to the Chinese analogs.

As we reported earlier, European Investment Bank (EIB) plans to provide Ukraine with 40 million euros.

According to Ukraine's Minister of Communities and Territories Development, these funds will be used in order to take the necessary measures in overcoming the spread of coronavirus in Ukraine.

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