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Zelensky reminded Ukrainians about the importance of wearing masks

Levity in respect of remedies poses a great threat during a pandemic COVID-19, said Friday at a meeting on combating the spread of coronavirus, the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky.

Zelensky Wednesday had coffee in one of the cafes in Khmelnytskyi, despite the fact that the pandemic coronavirus COVID-19 accommodation establishments are allowed only on summer playgrounds, full-time job of eating places is allowed only from 5 June. Neither Zelensky nor the other of the photo the people were not medical mask. A photo of the President published in his Facebook office. The penalty for violating quarantine in Ukraine amounts to 17 thousand hryvnia (over $ 630). Himself Zelensky said that he is ready to pay the fine if he violated the quarantine.

Prime Minister Denis Shmyhal stressed that in Ukraine for the third day in a row, a growing number of confirmed cases COVID-19. "The government say: if this trend continues further, the easing of the quarantine may result in the deterioration of the epidemiological situation in the country. The government still goes by the selected easing of restrictive measures, however, subject to serious deterioration of the epidemiological situation the schedule can be changed", - is reported on the website of the President.

At the same time, according to the press service, in the headquarters operations of the United forces of Ukraine from June 10 to prepare for the opening of the checkpoint on the frontline in the Donbass.

The government of Ukraine from March 12 due to the outbreak of COVID-19 introduced a nationwide quarantine for a month, later it was prolonged several times. The Cabinet also decided to soften a number of restrictive measures on may 11 in connection with a controlled epidemiological situation. On the first of the five stages of relaxation of constraints, the Ukrainian authorities have allowed the work of hairdressers and beauty salons, has opened a summer Playground cafes and restaurants, the ban was lifted on walks in the parks, resumed work the food stores. The twenty-second of may, Ukraine launched the second stage at which the country resumed work of public transport, hotels and kindergartens.

Since June 1, Ukraine has begun the third stage of the weakening of the quarantine allowed the work pools and gyms, and resumed the movement of railway transport and intercity transport vehicles. The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine at a meeting on Wednesday adopted a decision on the next softening of quarantine because of the prosperous situation of the coronavirus, including from June 5 to resume domestic flights, earn a full of eating places in most regions.

Relevant data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.