19 February 2020 – Issued entry ban on foreigners quarantined on the Diamond Princess

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Type of Intervention: Border measures
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: South Korea announced it would ban foreigners who had been quarantined on the Diamond Princess cruise ship.

Korean citizens who had been on the ship would be subject to a two-week quarantine upon arrival in South Korea.
Full details here: https://en.yna.co.kr/view/AEN20200219005451325