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Kim Jung-un orders stabilization of Covid drugs

North Korean supreme leader Kim Jung-un ordered the country's military to ensure the "immediate stabilization" of the COVID-19 medicine supply amid Pyongyang's struggle with its first virus outbreak, the state KCNA News reported on Monday.

Kim also noted that the national pharmacies are not equipped with adequate drug storage facilities, along with the salespersons not being provided with proper sanitary clothing for battling against the surging outbreak.

Yesterday, North Korea stated that on Sunday the country registered 296,180 cases with COVID-19 symptoms, along with 15 recorded fatalities.

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