The ministry ordered a nationwide movement ban of hogs and related livestock for 48 hours while looking into the source deadly swine fever.
North Korea fired what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles into the sea off its east coast, the South Korean military said.
North Korea launched at least two projectiles into the sea on Friday, South Korea’s military said, shortly after Pyongyang described South Korea’s president as “impudent” and vowed that inter-Korean talks are over.
Pyongyang fired two projectiles into the sea off its eastern coast on Saturday in its latest weapons launch following a series of missile tests in recent months.
South Korean chipmakers are hitting a dead end in their quest to find alternatives for key Japanese materials that have been slapped with export restrictions, raising the prospect of major disruption to their operations in the coming months.