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COVID-19 pathogen-like virus found in M'sian pangolins

Scientists have identified coronaviruses similar to SARS-CoV-2, the virus responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic, in Malayan pangolins.

March 29, 2020

Mandatory quarantine for all entering S. Korea from Apr 1

Singapore canceled a man's passport for violating quarantine rules while India was planning turning some railway coaches into isolation wards for patients.

March 29, 2020

Prisoners set ablaze in riot over fears of COVID-19 in Thailand

A riot occurred in a prison in Thailand as inmates tensed up for the fear of virus infection and set the prison on fire with four of them having escaped, police said.

March 29, 2020

ROK: DPRK fires 2 short-range projectiles into East Sea

Believed to be short-range ballistic missiles, the projectiles were launched near the DPRK's eastern coastal town of Wonsan at about 6:10 am local time.

March 29, 2020