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South Korea Uses Coronavirus to Try to Stop Conservative Rallies

South Korea’s prime minister on Wednesday warned dissidents they face a “stern” response from authorities should they move forward with plans to stage massive anti-government rallies next month in the nation’s capital, Seoul. The rallies would defy a city-wide ban on large gatherings during the…

Reflecting on Seoul

American photographer Tom Coyner has resided in Seoul for over two decades. During that time, he has witnessed, and his camera has captured, its ongoing evolution.  Seoul, with its broad Han River and its magnificent mountain backdrop, boasts one of the most geographically attractive locations…

South Korea losing its grip amid Covid resurgence

SEOUL – A battle is looming between the government and doctors in South Korea, a nation widely praised for its response to the coronavirus. Doctors are threatening a walkout as the virus, which many in South Korea thought had been contained, bounces back with a…

S. Korea ‘on brink of nationwide pandemic’

South Korea reported its highest daily number of coronavirus cases since early March on Sunday as authorities warned the country was “on the brink of a nationwide pandemic” and tightened social distancing rules. The majority of the 397 new infections were in the greater Seoul…

South Korea to ramp up virus curbs

South Korea has announced it will ramp up coronavirus restrictions across the country starting Sunday to try and control a growing outbreak. The move came as South Korea – which had largely brought its earlier outbreak under control – reported 332 cases on Saturday, the…

South Korea Blames Pastor for Worst Coronavirus Outbreak in Months

The Seoul city government said on Sunday it will take action against a conservative pastor accused of violating self-quarantine rules and obstructing authorities’ efforts to conduct contact tracing at a church where at least 319 new Chinese coronavirus cases have caused South Korea’s worst outbreak…

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