North Korea warns its citizens to stay at home and says Chinese dust could spread the coronavirus.


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North Korea has reportedly warned that seasonal yellow dust in China could carry the novel coronavirus and advised citizens to stay indoors. Reuters reported on Saturday North Korean Newspaper The Labor Newspaper said that as the virus spreads around the world, “the need to respond to yellow dust and thorough measures has become more important.” The newspaper advised citizens to avoid outdoor activities and follow guidelines such as wearing a mask when going out, Reuters reported. According to Reuters, the state-run South Korean Central Television said on Wednesday that dust can carry heavy metals and substances such as viruses. The...