The EU promised to assist Ukraine in support of the health care system
The European Union promises to support Ukraine in the fight against the pandemic coronavirus COVID-19. About it reports RBC-Ukraine with reference to the press service of the government portal.
The EU promised to assist Ukraine in:
- the support of the health system and strengthening coordination at the international level, support of hospitals “first line” of protection, which fight against the pandemic and the like;
- support in addressing social issues: the care of elderly people, online education, care of children;
- credit support of small and medium business for a quick exit from the crisis.
Note that the Minister Oleg Nemchinov March 26, held by video conference a meeting with representatives of the EU – the head of Group of support of Ukraine in the European Commission Peter Wagner and EU Ambassador to Ukraine Matti Maasikas.
We will note, according to the latest official data of the Ministry of health, as of the morning of March 26, in Ukraine, 156 confirmed cases of coronavirus. 5 of them lethal.
We will remind, in the world with the coronavirus fell ill more than 500 thousand people, more than 23 thousand died. According to the data, as of 19:15 on 26 March, the number of infected COVID-19 in the world is 509 678 people. Died 23 009 people. While recovered 122 227 patients.
Previously at the world health organization urged countries to take aggressive actions in the fight against coronavirus. According to who, measures for the isolation of citizens is not enough to defeat the coronavirus COVID-19.