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North Korean soldiers in Sakju County, North Pyongan Province covid-19

N. Korea locks down county in Chagang Province due to COVID-19 scare

A lockdown order has reportedly been issued in Wiwon County, Chagang Province, after several deaths of individuals displaying symptoms of COVID-19. With deaths occurring...
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The “terrible circumstances” of N. Korea’s quarantine facilities

As the number of people put into quarantine with symptoms similar to those caused by COVID-19 has skyrocketed in North Korea, a source in...

Lockdown in Manpo lifted, but some 100 people have died of coronavirus-like symptoms

The lockdown in Manpo, Chagang Province, which was implemented amid fears COVID-19 had entered the city, was lifted this past Saturday, but over 100...
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Wonsan university on lockdown after students put under quarantine

North Korean authorities have recently diagnosed university students at a school in Gangwon Province displaying symptoms similar to COVID-19, such as high fevers and...
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Sources: N. Korea is hiding the real number of suspected COVID-19 cases

Despite North Korea's claims to have no COVID-19 patients, Daily NK has learned that the number of people suffering from COVID-19 symptoms in isolation...
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N. Korea increases number of checkpoints nationwide ahead of Party Foundation Day

North Korean authorities have increased the number of checkpoints and inspectors at internal boundaries nationwide to strengthen COVID-19 quarantine efforts ahead of Party Foundation...
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Lecture for Pyongyang airport workers claims Seoul has been “locked down”

A lecture for employees of the Pyongyang International Airport Management Operations Bureau held on Saturday claimed that Seoul has been "completely locked down" due...
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Suspected outbreak of COVID-19 among Youth Day event participants in Hamhung

North Korean authorities have swiftly moved to implement quarantines and other measures after a suspected outbreak of COVID-19 occurred among a group of students...
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Two more N. Koreans crossed border into Samjiyon on Aug. 20

Two North Korean women crossed over the Sino-North Korean border into Samjiyon, Yanggang Province, on Aug. 20, and rumors that one of the women...
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Samjiyon and Hyesan locked down after woman crosses border

North Korea has completely locked down the cities of Samjiyon and Hyesan in Yanggang Province after a North Korean woman who had been living...

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