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S. Korean sect leader arrested for hindering virus efforts

S. Korean sect leader arrested for hindering virus efforts

The elderly leader of a secretive South Korean sect at the centre of the country's early coronavirus outbreak was arrested on Saturday for allegedly hindering the government's effort to contain the epidemic.

S.Korea reports 20 new coronavirus cases, church services at centre of outbreak

S.Korea reports 20 new coronavirus cases, church services at centre of outbreak

South Korea reported 15 new cases of the coronavirus on Wednesday, including 10 people involved in a surprise outbreak traced to several church services in the central city of Daegu.