Border closure due to coronavirus will not affect international cargo

In connection with the coronavirus epidemic, the Ukrainian government decided to close the state borders. But this restriction of movement will not affect international cargo transportation. This was reported by the Ministry of Infrastructure, the information was transmitted by Ukrainian News.

The introduced restrictions will not affect international cargo transportation in any way. It is also reported that persons with Ukrainian citizenship will be able to return home.

According to Ukrainian News 13.03.20. recorded the first death caused by Covid-19. A resident of the Zhytomyr region died, the woman was 71 years old.

According to the latest data, 3 cases of coronavirus infection have been officially registered in Ukraine. The disease was detected in the Zhytomyr and Chernivtsi regions.

22 citizens are in self-isolation, all of them were in contact with a woman who was diagnosed with Covid-19. In addition, 2 residents of Kyiv are self-isolated.

A quarantine was introduced throughout Ukraine in order to prevent new cases of Covid-19 infection, valid until 04/03/20. For this reason, the government decided to close entry to Ukraine for foreigners.