SEOUL – South Korea will bar entry by foreigners who have visited China’s Hubei province, the epicenter of a new coronavirus outbreak, the country’s prime minister said Sunday, according to the Yonhap news agency.
The entry ban will go into effect on Tuesday, Yonhap reported, citing Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun.
On Sunday, South Korea reported three new confirmed cases of the infection, bringing the total to 15 cases in the country.
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