5/22, 2:59 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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North Korea reports 186,090 new COVID cases

North Korea reported 186,090 new cases of fever, suspected to be COVID-19 infections, the state news agency KCNA said.

The country also registered one more death from the coronavirus, bringing its total COVID-19 death toll to 67.

Earlier this month, North Korea entered a strict lockdown after detecting the first COVID-19 infections since the start of the pandemic and experiencing a surge in cases soon after. The number of daily registered infections peaked on May 16, when 392,930 new cases were reported. Since then, the number of daily cases has been on the decline.

Baha Breaking News (BBN) / NP