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In Korea has reported the first case of suspected infection with coronavirus

The DPRK Sunday announced the first case of suspected infection with the new coronavirus in the country, according to KCNA.

It happened in the city of Kaesong. As specified, on 19 July people with suspected COVID-19 returned to the country illegally breaking the military demarcation line between South and North.

The organization for the fight against the epidemic in the DPRK, said that the tests this man has shown ambiguous results. It was placed in a rigid quarantine, the authorities identify those who had contact with him.

Politburo of the workers ' party of Korea on this occasion convened an emergency meeting, which was attended by North Korean leader Kim Jong-UN.

World health organization March 11 announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, the world revealed more than 15.5 million cases, more than 635 thousand people died.

Relevant data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.