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South Korea warns that the recent Seoul eruption will almost explode across the country

August 20, 2020

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention of South Korea (KCDC, according to its English acronym) this Thursday reported the registration of 288 new positives, of which 276 were locally transmitted, which means one week in a row the barrier will be broken from According to the three figures, authorities warn that the Seoul outbreak is on the verge of explosion at the national level after 16,346 cases have accumulated.

The Asian country has registered more than 1,500 new cases since last week, hitting record numbers that have not been remembered for five months, such as on Wednesday when 300 positive cases were touched.

According to the South Korean news agency Yonhap, health officials have warned that this week will be crucial in whether South Korea is exposed to a new wave of coronavirus.

South Korea warns that the recent Seoul eruption will almost explode across the countrySouth Korea warns that the recent Seoul eruption will almost explode across the country

Most of the cases of this latest outbreak come from the Seoul metropolitan area and are related to local infections in a church in the capital, whose parishioners, at the initiative of their pastor, held an anti-government demonstration last weekend that was attended by thousands of people.

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