Kyiv city, 10 regions included in COVID-19 red zone as of March 29 / Photo from UNIAN

Ukraine's Health Ministry says the capital city of Kyiv and 10 regions of Ukraine have been included in the red zone of the COVID-19 quarantine.

As of March 29, 2021, the city of Kyiv, as well as Zhytomyr, Zakarpattia, Ivano-Frankivsk, Kyiv, Lviv, Mykolaiv, Odesa, Sumy, Chernivtsi, and Chernihiv regions are part of the red zone, the ministry said on its website.

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Only one region, namely Kherson, is part of the yellow zone.

Quarantine in Ukraine

  • On February 24, 2021, Ukraine imposed an adaptive quarantine, having divided regions according to color zones of epidemic risks, namely the green, yellow, orange, or red zones.