BREAKING: YONHAP: North Korea’s Kim promises “serious consequences” if coronavirus cripples country

As Yonhap reports,

North Korea has yet to report a case of COVID-19 but has intensified its preventive efforts across the country, calling its fight against the virus is a “political matter” that will determine the fate of the country.

“In case the infectious disease spreading beyond control finds its way into our country, it will entail serious consequences,” Kim was quoted by the North’s Korean Central News Agency as telling the expanded politburo meeting.

(ICYMI) It comes

Photo: Anthony Moretti, 3June2016

It comes

Without warning, without a sound

Yet we know it’s everywhere


Eager to meet you, to join you, to enter you, to define you

Maybe to destroy you

It might, or it might not succeed

We won’t know until we know, and by the it’s too late

Be alert for you do not know when it will strike