Yesterday, Ukraine recorded in Kyiv the nation’s first fatality from the Delta variant.
As of yesterday, there were 17 known Delta patients in Ukraine — in Kyiv, Lviv and Uzhgorod. Most tested positive after visiting Russia. More cases may result from a tightly packed religious procession by 20,000 faithful of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate. Residents of Russian are believed to have participated Tuesday in Kyiv.