North Korea ends quarantine of some foreigners in virus move

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said yesterday it released about 220 foreigners from a quarantine imposed as part of its vigilant prevention efforts to avoid an outbreak of the coronavirus that spread around the world. The country has not publicly disclosed any cases of COVID-19, but outsiders are skeptical it escaped the virus that erupted in its neighbour and closest ally China and has infected more than 98,000 people globally. More details in Weekend’s Borneo Bulletin