Vulnerability of North Korean People to Coronavirus Outbreak
02/13/2020 05:12 PM EST
Morgan Ortagus, Department Spokesperson
The United States is deeply concerned about the vulnerability of the North Korean people to a coronavirus outbreak. We strongly support and encourage the work of U.S. and international aid and health organizations to counter and contain the spread of coronavirus in the DPRK. The United States is ready and prepared to expeditiously facilitate the approval of assistance from these organizations.