South Korea Not Ready to Declare Victory in Coronavirus Fight
April 29, 2020
By Madison Hirneisen - The Washington Times - Sunday, April 26, 2020
South Korean health officials say the world has a lot of learn from how the country contained a vicious early outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, but told a Washington audience last week South Korea itself has a long way to go before even thinking about declaring victory.
Initially one of the hardest-hit epicenters of coronavirus infection, Seoul has been winning high praise for its massive mitigation response to flatten the infection curve and a testing and tracking regimen to identify and contain new outbreaks.