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* Date : 2020-09-08
Korea’s strengthened disease containment measures also carry with them more severe legal repercussions for any would-be violators. We sit down with our panel of experts to talk more about the legal aspects of the country’s disease prevention efforts.
Also, Korean health authorities are tightening their containment net following the latest COVID-19 outbreak in the capital region. Although the daily caseload has been pared down to 136 as of September 8, from the high of 441 reported on August 27th, much alarm is being raised over the rising number of patients who are now in critical care. We find out more about what is contributing to the uptick in the country’s death toll, and which demographic groups are most at risk.