The task force at the NSDC Staff conducts round-the-clock monitoring and analysis of the situation regarding the spread of the new coronavirus
On January 20 this year a task force to monitor and
analyze the situation regarding the spread of the new coronavirus (2019-n-CoV)
was established at the NSDC Staff.
Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council
of Ukraine Oleksiy Danilov noticed that the situation with the spread of the
new coronavirus is under constant control, and the NSDC Staff has all the
necessary and complete information on this matter. According to him, the
monitoring of the spread of the new coronavirus (2019-n-CoV) is being carried
out in relation to the countries of Asia (primarily the PRC), Europe, the US,
and the CIS countries with which Ukraine has a common border.
Measures taken by foreign authorities to prevent the
further spread of the virus are analyzed and studied round-the-clock, as well
as statistics on pneumonia caused by the new coronavirus (2019-nCoV).
The Ukrainian authorities are implementing planned
measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
In such a way, since January 26 this year, the
Ministry of Health of Ukraine has established temperature screening of
passengers on direct flights from China at Boryspil airport. Specialists of the
sanitary-quarantine unit are already prepared and equipped with infrared
thermometers. Animals imported into Ukraine undergo a special inspection of
The Center for Public Health of the Ministry of Health
of Ukraine has published updated WHO recommendations on international
transportation due to the outbreak of a new coronavirus, in Ukrainian
In general, as of January 26 this year, no problematic
situations related to the spread of the coronavirus in Ukraine have been
identified, the situation is fully controlled, nationwide infectious
specialized medical institutions are ready to provide relevant aid to citizens.