Daily Archive: February 1, 2020

Top headlines in major S. Korean newspapers

SEOUL, Feb. 1 (Yonhap) The following are the top headlines in major South Korean newspapers on Feb. 1.Korean-language dailies– S. Korea’s first case of cornavirus patient infected through human transmission infecting another, porous quarantine system …

(EDITORIAL from Korea Times on Feb. 1)

Danger of local infectionTake emergency measures against spreading viral epidemicFears of the further spread of the new coronavirus are escalating after four cases of person-to-person transmission of the virus were reported here. These local infections…

(EDITORIAL from Korea JoongAng Daily on Feb. 1)

Diplomacy ignoredThe World Health Organization (WHO) declared on Thursday a public health emergency of international concern over the spread of the new deadly coronavirus after it infected over 9,600 people across the world, killed 170 and generated pe…

U.S. Navy deploys first MQ-4C drones in Guam

SEOUL, Feb. 1 (Yonhap) The U.S. Navy deployed its first MQ-4C Triton drones in Guam earlier this week for their initial deployment in the Pacific region, the military has said.The two Tritons, which arrived at Andersen Air Force base on Jan. 26, are ex…