Ukraine reports 848 new COVID-19 cases, total tops 56,400

A total of 56,455 confirmed COVID-19 cases, with 1,445 deaths, have been registered in Ukraine on Thursday, while 28,931 patients have recovered, according to the health ministry.

A total of 848 new people have tested positive for the coronavirus in Ukraine in the past 24 hours, while 800 have recovered, the ministry said.

A total of 4,003 children and 7,591 health workers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 since the onset of the epidemic in the country.

On June 17, the Ukrainian government extended its quarantine measures until July 31, which have been in place since May.