A South Korean doctor protests against the government's medical policies in front of Seoul National University Hospital. Photo: EPAA South Korean doctor protests against the government's medical policies in front of Seoul National University Hospital. Photo: EPA
A South Korean doctor protests against the government's medical policies in front of Seoul National University Hospital. Photo: EPA

Coronavirus: South Korea orders striking doctors back to work as new cases surge

  • South Korea is battling one of its worst outbreaks of the coronavirus, with 320 new cases reported in the last 24 hours
  • Elsewhere in Asia, Myanmar reported 70 new Covid-19 cases and Rakhine State’s lockdown was extended, with schools closed

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A South Korean doctor protests against the government's medical policies in front of Seoul National University Hospital. Photo: EPAA South Korean doctor protests against the government's medical policies in front of Seoul National University Hospital. Photo: EPA
A South Korean doctor protests against the government's medical policies in front of Seoul National University Hospital. Photo: EPA
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