COVID infected Chinese tourist caught in South Korea after fleeing quarantine center

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A Chinese man was able to evade South Korean authorities for two days after fleeing mandatory quarantine when he tested positive for COVID-19 upon arrival in the country.

Fox News medical contributor Dr. Marc Siegel discusses the Biden administration's move to require all travelers from China to provide a negative COVID test.who escaped the country's mandatory quarantine upon testing positive for COVID-19 on arrival.

Quarantine officials seen preparing for a PCR test for travelers arriving from China in COVID-19 testing station at Incheon International Airport, west of Seoul. South Korea also restricted short-term visas for Chinese nationals until the end of next month and limited flights coming in from China to just Incheon International Airport, Prime Minister Han Duck-soo announced earlier this week.

Penalties for violating the Infectious Disease Control and Prevention Act could see the man serve up to one year in prison and pay fines up to 10 million won , officials told Reuters.

 

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