February 11, 2020 12:45
Another confirmed case of coronavirus was reported here on Tuesday, bringing the total to 28.
The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said the latest patient is a 30-year-old Chinese woman who is an acquaintance of the country's third patient with the disease.
On Monday, the government here said three Koreans who live in China's Shandong Province have been infected by coronavirus.
Vice Health Minister Kim Gang-lip told reporters they are the husband and two daughters of a Chinese woman who had already tested positive.
The same day, the government barred two cruise ships that were scheduled to arrive in Busan port on Tuesday and Wednesday, Kim said.
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