Ukraine is updating the terms for entry into the country for foreigners, making it mandatory to have a negative PCR test for coronavirus. This was stated by Minister of Health Maksym Stepanov during the "Hour of Questions" to the government in the Verkhovna Rada.
"The Ministry of Health has submitted to the government to consider the amendments to the resolution providing for this. I am sure that at the next meeting this issue will be considered, and citizens of other countries, regardless of the incidence rate, will have to provide a certificate of a negative PCR test done 48 hours in advance."
Minister of Healthcare
Context. Earlier, the Cabinet changed the rules for crossing the border of Ukraine by foreigners. Thus, only those foreigners and stateless persons who have an insurance policy covering the costs of COVID-19 treatment and observation and valid for the entire period of stay in Ukraine can enter the country.