8/20, 4:55 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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S. Korea's COVID-related deaths touch 3-month high

The Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency (KDCA) announced on Saturday that South Korea's daily death toll caused by the coronavirus reached 84, marking a fresh three-month high.

The country registered 129,411 new COVID-19 infections in the last 24 hours, bringing its total caseload to more than 22 million, while its total death toll touched 25,980, the data showed. Seoul added it expects the mortality rate will continue to rise as new infections keep increasing.

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