Health workers direct travellers arriving from China to a Covid-19 testing centre at Incheon International Airport in South Korea on Tuesday. Photo: AFP
Health workers direct travellers arriving from China to a Covid-19 testing centre at Incheon International Airport in South Korea on Tuesday. Photo: AFP
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South Korea hunts Chinese Covid-positive escapee who fled quarantine hotel

  • The 41-year-old passenger, who tested positive for Covid on arrival, fled from a quarantine hotel on Yeongjong Island off the west coast of Incheon
  • South Korean police said the Chinese national – last spotted at a discount store on the island – had declined to isolate

Health workers direct travellers arriving from China to a Covid-19 testing centre at Incheon International Airport in South Korea on Tuesday. Photo: AFP
Health workers direct travellers arriving from China to a Covid-19 testing centre at Incheon International Airport in South Korea on Tuesday. Photo: AFP
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