the Pentagon lifted the ban on recruitment into the armed forces people who have previously been discovered coronavirus. This was stated by Deputy Minister of defence for personnel and readiness Matthew Donovan.

“I have canceled the order”, – quotes its words of RIA Novosti, citing the newspaper Stars And Stripes. The ban was introduced on the sixth of may. According to him, a set of people who visited hospitals with a diagnosis of “coronavirus” was suspended.

Now the way the army will be closed for those who are at the initial stage of checking on the suitability of the service to be discovered for symptoms of coronavirus or a positive result for the presence of virus. But as soon as the candidates will recover, they will be able to call, explained Donovan.

According to the latest data, in the armed forces of the United States was about nine thousand cases of infection COVID-19, two people died from complications.