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Restrictions Tighten In South Korea As Country Faces New COVID-19 Wave

South Korea has reported over 169,000 cases of COVID-19 and more than 2,000 deaths. Measures have been tightening as the country grapples with a new coronavirus wave.

Here & Now‘s Don Gonyea checks in with NPR’S Seoul correspondent Anthony Kuhn.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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