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South Korea coronavirus cases rise

South Korea has reported 40 new cases of the coronavirus, its biggest daily jump in nearly 50 days, causing alarm in a country where millions of children have been returning to school. Active tracing and testing had stabilised the country’s outbreak from its March highs, which allowed officials to ease social distancing guidelines. But a… Read More »

South Korea reports no new domestic coronavirus cases, first time since Feb peak

FILE PHOTO: People wearing face masks to protect themselves against contracting the new coronavirus walk on a street in central Seoul, South Korea April 22, 2020. REUTERS/Heo Ran/File Photo SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea reported on Thursday no new domestic coronavirus cases for the first time since its Feb. 29 peak, the Korea Centers for… Read More »