Ukraine expects to get 10mn COVID-19 tests from China

Ukraine leader says expects to receive 10 million coronavirus tests from China

A woman adjusts her face mask as she walks past new ambulances parked in the center of the Ukrainian capital of Kiev on March 19, 2020. Credit: AFP Photo

Ukraine in the next two days expects to receive from China coronavirus protection products, including 10 million tests, masks, disinfectant fluid and ventilators, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy told a televised statement on Friday.

"We will do our best to provide personal protective equipment, rapid tests and disinfectants to every citizen of Ukraine. Each of you," Zelenskiy said.

Ukraine has recorded 26 confirmed cases of the coronavirus, including three deaths.