The joint announcement by Israel and Ukraine regarding visiting Uman on Rosh Hashana.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has approved limiting the number of people in Uman during Rosh Hashanah.
Vladimir Zelensky, the president of Ukraine said: ” Rosh Hashana has gained the status of a national holiday. At the same time, the epidemiological situation in Ukraine and in Israel, as well as in the entire world, does not allow Ukraine to mark this year the holiday as usual.
In accordance with the recommendations and warnings of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine and Israel, both governments urge the people planning on visiting Uman on Rosh Hashana to refrain from visiting Uman due to the coronavirus situation. However, those who will visit Uman, both governments urge to practice and enforce Social Distancing at all public events and it will be strictly enforced, government officials noted.