Tag: South Korea

Covid-19 variations, South Korea testing 3 new mutations

SOUTH KOREA – According to the Korea Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC), they have discovered three new mutated genome sequences of the Covid-19 virus on Monday (August 10). The report came from the Yonhap News Agency, who shared that the mutations came from...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for July 28, 2020

As of 8 am, July 28, 2020: World count: 16,360,298 cases, 9,454,796 recoveries, 650,918 deaths There are now 16,360,298 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 4,363,574 infections, followed by Brazil (2,443,480) and India (1,435,453). There have been 650,918 deaths...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for July 24, 2020

As of 8 am, July 24, 2020: World count: 15,429,889 cases, 8,758,636 recoveries, 631,680 deaths There are now 15,429,889 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 4,099,809 infections, followed by Brazil (2,287,475) and India (1,238,635). There have been 631,680...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for June 22, 2020

As of 8 am, June 22, 2020: World count: 8,892,595 cases, 4,403,307 recoveries, 465,880 deaths There are now 8,892,595 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 2,321,667 infections, followed by Brazil (1,085,038) and Russia (584,680).  There have been 465,880...

North Korea preparing anti-South leaflet campaign: KCNA

North Korea is preparing to launch an anti-Seoul leaflet campaign, state media said Saturday, prompting sharp criticism from South Korea with tensions high on the peninsula. Pyongyang has recently issued a series of vitriolic condemnations of Seoul over anti-North leaflets, which defectors based in the...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for June 5, 2020

As of 8 am, June 5, 2020: World count: 6,573,286 cases, 2,837,955 recoveries, 387,898 deaths There are now 6,573,286 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 387,898 deaths from the coronavirus all over the globe since the pandemic began. The United States has the highest number...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for June 1, 2020

As of 8 am, June 1, 2020: World wide cases surpass 6 million World count: 6,112,902 cases, 2,597,111 recoveries, 370,416 deaths There are now 6,112,902 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 370,416 deaths since the pandemic began. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for May 27, 2020

As of 8 am, May 27, 2020: World count: 5,559,130 cases, 2,271,268 recoveries, 348,610 deaths There are now 5,559,130 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 348,610 deaths worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 1,715,457 infections, followed by Brazil (391,222)...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for May 19, 2020

As of 8 am, May 19, 2020: Worldwide: 4,758,937 cases, 316,277 deaths, 1,754,891 recoveries There are now 4,758,937 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 316,277 deaths. The United States has the highest number of cases, with 1,535,336 infections, followed by Russia (290,678) and Brazil (254,220). ...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for May 18, 2020

As of 8 am, May 18, 2020: Worldwide: 4,687,320 cases, 313,127 deaths, 1,720,446 recoveries There are now 4,687,320 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 313,127 coronavirus-related deaths. The United States has the highest number of cases, with 1,515,026 infections, followed by Russia (281,752) and the...