Ukraine’s capital tops the nation’s 11 red zone regions for new infections, with about 1,000 new cases reported a day.

Kyiv hospital occupancy levels are around 85%. Klitschko said: “We have lines of ambulances in front of hospitals. We have no choice. Otherwise, there will be hundreds of deaths every day.” Nationwide, the Health Ministry reported 407 coronavirus deaths yesterday, a record for the year-long pandemic.