3 Koreans in China's Shandong Test Positive for Coronavirus

      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.

      Shoppers walk into Lotte Department Store in Sogong-dong, Seoul on Monday as it reopens after a three-day shutdown due to a visit by a coronavirus patient. /Newsis

      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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