5/16, 11:00 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
more TeleTrader news

China ready to help N. Korea curb virus spread - FM

Beijing is ready to help North Korea tackle the spread of the coronavirus in the country, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian said on Monday.

China is ready to "work with the international community, including North Korea, to support" the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, he said to the press.

Beijing will also closely monitor the spread of the virus in North Korea in order to ensure the safety of its citizens, the spokesman noted.

Baha Breaking News (BBN) / BU