Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Kyiv, Ukraine

Location: Ukraine

Event: Ukrainian cities implement stricter quarantine

Currently, Ukraine is divided into four epidemiological zones (green, yellow, orange, and red) depending on the COVID-19 situation in each region. Each zone triggers a distinct set of quarantine restrictions. Many of the major cities are considered red zone.  Please check with local authorities regarding local quarantine guidelines.


In response to the surge in COVID-19 cases, Kyiv city government has introduced further quarantine measures starting April 5 until April 16, 2021, which will include the following restrictions:

  • Closure of schools and kindergartens
  • Closure of all public transport to people without special passes (essential workers and employees of critical infrastructure enterprises)
  • Restaurants and cafes will continue to work in takeaway or delivery mode only
  • Ban on food fairs starting April 1

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Additional Actions to Take: 

For Assistance: ​

  • State Department – Consular Affairs
    888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444