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South Korea begins supply of Gilead’s remdesivir – KCDC

1 July 2020, 4:27 AM

South Korea has started distributing stocks of the COVID-19 treatment remdesivir which have been donated by Gilead Sciences Inc and plans to begin talks to purchase more supplies in August, its disease control agency said.

South Korea says Bolton’s memoir on Trump-Kim summit is distorted

22 June 2020, 2:08 PM

Accounts by former US National Security Adviser John Bolton of discussions between leaders of the United States and the two Koreas in his upcoming book are inaccurate and distorted, South Korea said on Monday.

North Korea destroys inter-Korean liaison office

16 June 2020, 6:27 PM

North Korea on Tuesday blew up a building set up in 2018 in a border town as a joint liaison office to foster better ties with South Korea after threatening action if North Korean defectors went ahead with a campaign sending propaganda leaflets into the North.

North Korea warns of retaliatory actions over defectors in South

14 June 2020, 2:43 PM

The sister of North Korea’s leader has warned of retaliatory measures against South Korea that could involve the military, in the latest escalation of tensions over defectors from the North who have been sending back propaganda and food.

South Korean doctors find risk factors for severe COVID-19 cases

11 June 2020, 4:38 AM

South Korean doctors have found certain underlying conditions that may make some COVID-19 patients more severely affected by the disease, a professor at Yeungnam University Medical Center said on Wednesday.



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