S.Korea eyes lockdown as COVID cases surge

By Sangmi Cha
Updated July 8 2021 - 5:13am, first published 5:10am
A growing number of highly contagious Delta variant cases has raised new worries in South Korea.

South Korea has reported its highest ever one-day rise in new COVID-19 cases, as officials consider imposing a semi-lockdown in the capital Seoul, the epicentre of the country's recent rise in infections.

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