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Metropolitan City in Yeongnam, South Korea

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Daegu: Metropolitan City in Yeongnam, South Korea
Daegu, formerly spelled Taegu and officially known as the Daegu Metropolitan City, is a city in South Korea, the third-largest after Seoul, and Busan, and also the third-largest metropolitan area in the nation with over 2.5 million residents. Daegu and surrounding North Gyeongsang Province are often referred to as Daegu-Gyeongbuk, with a total population over 5 million.

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BTS fans keep their passion alive amid coronavirus

Fans of K-pop superstars BTS are still finding ways to celebrate the group's recent comeback despite concert cancellations due to the global coronavirus outbreak. Gloria Tso reports.

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South Korea runs 'drive-thru' virus testing in Daegu [Video]

South Korea runs 'drive-thru' virus testing in Daegu

As demand for coronavirus testing soars across South Korea, health authorities at the epicentre of the country's outbreak are running "drive-thru" testing facilities.

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Churches shuttered as South Korea battles coronavirus [Video]

Churches shuttered as South Korea battles coronavirus

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Hyundai shuts down factory due to infected worker [Video]

Hyundai shuts down factory due to infected worker

South Korean automaker Hyundai's shares have fallen more than 5% after the company announced it would shut down a factory where one worker tested positive for the coronavirus. Gloria Tso reports.

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South Korea Confirms 334 Additional Coronavirus Cases [Video]

South Korea Confirms 334 Additional Coronavirus Cases

South Korea reported 334 additional cases of the new coronavirus on Thursday. The updated data brings the total number of infected people in the country to 1,595. The figure is the largest reported..

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Secretive South Korea church under scrutiny over coronavirus [Video]

Secretive South Korea church under scrutiny over coronavirus

A controversial and secretive religious sect in South Korea is facing the biggest crisis in its 36-year history, after hundreds of its members tested positive for coronavirus. Joe Davies reports.

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South Korean COVID-19 infections linked to secretive religious cult [Video]

South Korean COVID-19 infections linked to secretive religious cult

Coronavirus infection cases have surged in South Korea, with more than half linked to a religious cult whose secretive nature is said to have helped the virus spread undetected.

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WHO warns that the world should prepare for coronavirus pandemic [Video]

WHO warns that the world should prepare for coronavirus pandemic

The World Health Organization has warned that the world should prepare for a potential coronavirus pandemic.

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Virus may impact U.S. military drills with S.Korea [Video]

Virus may impact U.S. military drills with S.Korea

The U.S. and South Korean militaries said on Monday they are considering scaling back joint training because of mounting concerns about the coronavirus. South Korea is testing more than 200,000 members..

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South Korea President Issues Highest Level Of Alert For Coronavirus [Video]

South Korea President Issues Highest Level Of Alert For Coronavirus

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said the country was at a "watershed moment" regarding the coronavirus. Moon-Jae issued the highest level of national alert on Sunday and ordered new resources to..

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Drone video shows long lines for masks in South Korea's Daegu [Video]

Drone video shows long lines for masks in South Korea's Daegu

Hundreds of people lined up in front of a supermarket in Daegu on Monday to buy face masks as most of new cases of coronavirus were traced to the city.

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S.Korea declares coronavirus "red alert" [Video]

S.Korea declares coronavirus "red alert"

South Korea raised its infectious disease alert to its highest level on Sunday as confirmed coronavirus cases in the country jumped to 602 and the death toll rose to six. Ciara Lee reports

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Coronavirus Deaths Exceed 2,200 [Video]

Coronavirus Deaths Exceed 2,200

Outside China, the largest coronavirus outbreaks have been in South Korea and Japan. The number of cases in South Korea has soared, from 28 a week ago to at least 156 as of Friday morning. The South..

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