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  • Eight people from six countries deported after failing to comply with coronavirus rulesCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageSouth Korea has denied entry to eight foreign nationals after they refused to comply with strict quarantine requirements introduced this week to help the country tackle a rise in coronavirus infections, as anger mounts over visitors who have been caught breaking self-isolation rules ... The visitors, from six countries, were deported after they refused to self-isolate for two weeks, the justice ministry said
  • The launches suggest leader Kim Jong Un is trying to strengthen domestic support as concern over the pandemic grows
  • Latest in flurry of launches draws particular criticism amid coronavirus pandemicNorth Korea fired what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles into the ocean off its east coast on Sunday, the latest in an unprecedented flurry of launches that South Korea decried as “inappropriate” amid the global coronavirus pandemic ... Two “short-range projectiles” were launched from the coastal Wonsan area and flew 230km 143 miles at a maximum altitude of 30km 19 miles, South Korea’s joint chiefs of staff said
  • Governments ban entry to foreigners and announce quarantine measures as Donald Trump says keeping US deaths to 100,000 would be ‘very good’Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageJapan and South Korea are poised to tighten restrictions on overseas visitors in renewed efforts to prevent “imported” cases of the coronavirus, as American authorities warned that the US could face 200,000 deaths ... Japan will expand its entry ban to include people travelling from the US, China, South Korea and most of Europe, local media reported on Monday