21 February 2020 – Banned public rallies in Seoul plazas

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Intervention Categories: Social and physical distancing measures; Gatherings, businesses, and services
Level of Jurisdiction: National

Overview: The Seoul metropolitan government announced a ban on public protests and rallies at Seoul, Cheonggye, and Gwanghwamun plazas, with violators facing a fine of up to 3 million won (US$ 2,500).
Full details here: https://en.yna.co.kr/view/AEN20200221003200315