Ukraine reports 735 new coronavirus cases, total over 36,500Christian Fernsby ▼ | June 21, 2020
Ukraine confirmed 735 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, taking its total to 36,560, the country's health ministry said Sunday.
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Ukraine celebrated Medical Worker Day on Sunday, which was established in 1994 and is celebrated annually on the third Sunday of June.
Ukrainian Health Minister Maxym Stepanov told a daily briefing here on Sunday that 5,998 medical workers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 in Ukraine during the pandemic, while 3,639 have recovered.
Since June 11, Ukraine has registered an alarming rise in new COVID-19 cases, which the health ministry attributed to members of the public easing protective measures. ■