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This is how South Korea flattened its coronavirus curve

Breaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.SUBSCRIBEMarch 24, 2020, 2:22 PM UTC / Updated March 24, 2020, 3:31 PM UTCBy Grace MoonSEOUL, South Korea — It took Thomas Streetman two hours to walk out his front door, take a cab to the public health center, get tested for the coronavirus and make it back to his apartment.The 32-year-old Ohio native — who had a slight fever — was greeted with blue tents scattered across a surprisingly barren street. Medical staff clad head-to-toe in hazmat suits conducted screenings as another fogged the sidewalk with disinfectant spray.“It was almost militaristic,” said Streetman, who has lived in the South Korean c ...
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