17 US military personnel in South Korea infected with new coronavirus

The U.S. military confirmed on the 7th that among the U.S. military personnel in South Korea who arrived in the past few weeks, 17 were positive for new coronavirus; the cumulative number of confirmed cases among the U.S. military personnel in South Korea increased to 408. < / P > < p > the U.S. military in South Korea said that the above-mentioned 17 were 16 military personnel and 1 civilian personnel. They arrived at Wushan Air Force Base in pyongze City, Gyeonggi do, South Korea from mid November to December 4. Five of them took a U.S. government charter plane, and the other 12 took a commercial flight and landed at Incheon International Airport. < / P > < p > according to the epidemic prevention requirements of South Korea, after arriving in South Korea, the U.S. military personnel, their families and other personnel must be tested for the new coronavirus and isolated for 14 days, and they must be tested for the second time before lifting the isolation. Among the 17 newly diagnosed patients, 8 were positive after arriving in South Korea, and 9 were confirmed before the isolation was lifted. < / P > < p > the US military in South Korea said that the above-mentioned 17 people have been transferred to the US military designated isolation facilities for new crown confirmed cases, and the killing of their vehicles and isolation rooms has been completed.