SEOUL, South Korea – The sanctions imposed on North Korea should be loosened in order to allow the isolated communist country to fight the coronavirus, a South Korean group said Friday.

The South Korean Committee for Joint Implementation on the June 15 Joint Declaration said international sanctions and US sanctions against Pyongyang should be immediately suspended in response to the new outbreak. .

North Korea has recently claimed that there were no 19 Kovud cases in the country, but it also received anti-virus and medical equipment from non-government organizations and organizations that wanted to donate. Supplies to the DPRK must be checked with its government and UN agencies Send supplies Edit: Pang Kong