15 people, including one child, died of influenza complications last week, - WHO CDC in Ukraine

702 people came down with influenza-like diseases, with pneumonia as a subsequent sickness, over the last week.

Head of the WHO's Center for Disease Control and Prevention in Ukraine Liubov Nekrasova told at a briefing, Censor.NET reports citing 112 Ukraine TV channel.

"15 people died of these diseases last week. 11 of the deceased were between 30 and 64 years of age, four others were past 65. One five-year-old child also died," Nekrasova said.

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According to Nekrasova, the lowest sickness level is recorded in western Ukraine. The situation in the Vinnytsia, Odesa, and Donetsk regions is more complicated.

Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n369215